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What are the Pope's most popular Tweets so far?

It might surprise you what gets re-tweeted around the world. Video report rom Rome Reports. Pope Francis’ tweets can also be accessed through the free Pope App.

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Papal first: Pope Francis visits Pentecostal church

VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis has become the first pope to visit a Pentecostal church, pressing his outreach to evangelicals who represent Catholicism’s greatest competition for Christian souls around the globe. 101 more words


Rio favela continues to reap fruits from World Youth Day

After nearly two years of preparation, Father José Almy Gomes, 40, almost wasn’t ready for Pope Francis’ World Youth Day pilgrimage to Rio de Janeiro. 1,718 more words

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Archbishop Welby’s Unity Plea to Pope Francis Over Women Bishops

The Archbishop of Canterbury has written to Pope Francis in a plea to prevent the ordination of women bishops from derailing plans for the eventual reunification between the Anglican and Roman Catholic churches…

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Pushing the Patriarch into Putin’s Arms

In the Catholic Herald:

Until the dramatic downing of flight MH17, Ukraine had ceased to be regularly at the forefront of the news agenda, displaced by conflicts elsewhere and by more mundane events.

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Pope Francis grabs some lunch....

Pope Francis lunched with Vatican workers on Friday after he walked into the cafeteria unannounced and lined up, tray in hand. A cashier told the Vatican newspaper L’Osservatore Romano that she “didn’t have the courage” to hand him his bill.

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