Pope Francis is currently visiting Mexico, home to the 2nd largest national population of Catholics in the world. The Mexican Catholic church sincerely hopes Francis’ visit will help stanch the mass exodus of Catholics to Evangelical churches. 86 more words
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By Philip Pullella and Daniel Trotta
HAVANA (Reuters) – Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill embraced and kissed on Friday in a historic meeting, uniting to issue a global appeal for the protection of Christians under assault in the Middle East. 567 more words
To reach the young and faithful, Pope Francis is not afraid to try new things. To guide young Catholics through Lent, which started Wednesday (Feb. 10), the popular 266th pope is… 382 more words
(RNS) No, really. That’s the word from semi-official Vatican media, not the Onion, the totally absurd satirical newspaper.
How did this get through the blanket coverage of all things Pope Francis? 293 more words