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Pope signs up for World Youth Day using iPad

Vatican City (AFP) – Pope Francis on Sunday became the first person registered for next year’s World Youth Day festivities, using an iPad to sign up while addressing thousands of pilgrims and tourists in Saint Peter’s Square. 200 more words

Religion

The Joke That Was The Pope

Pope John Paul II ruled the Roman Catholic Church for nearly 2 decades. As a man intent on improving relations with other religious and administrative bodies, he also became the most well traveled pope in the church’s history. 140 more words

We Will Always Have the Poor

Mark tells us that Jesus said, in chapter 14, 7 “For ye have the poor with you always, and whensoever ye will ye may do them good: but me ye have not always.” And if that isn’t enough, our governments will redefine what it means to be poor to make sure enough remain so to justify the bureaucracy. 753 more words

Faith

Local Professor Co-Creates Exhibit Focusing On Pope John Paul II And His Outreach To The Jewish Community

By Mark Abrams

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A multi-media exhibit detailing the influence of the Jewish community on the life of Pope John Paul II and his eventual public outreach to Jews opens at the Vatican Museum on July 28th. 303 more words

News

Begin again

By Tom Quiner

A pope can never be fully appreciated in his time.

Pope Paul VI was ahead of his time in his warnings on the sexual revolution and the contraception culture. 161 more words

Religion

On the Sex in ‘Game of Thrones’ — Part 4/4

For parts one through three, click here Although we have covered some important aspects of Pope St. John Paul II’s “Theology of the Body,” one might wonder precisely… 867 more words

Christianity