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Africa’s most celebrated teacher Peter Tabichi meets His Holiness Pope Francis

Peter Tabichi, the Kenyan science teacher who won the Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize 2019, was honoured to meet His Holiness Pope Francis at...

Heaven has no beer for the Pope

Benedict XVI, who resigned as pontiff in 2013, has celebrated his 90th birthday with a mug of beer and the company of visitors from...

Vatican Applauds Ghana’s Contributions to World Peace

The Vatican has commended the Ghanaian government for its continued commitment to peace worldwide in various ways, including diplomacy and contributing troops to UN...
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Scientists gather in Vatican to discuss organ trafficking, transplant tourism

Over 70 scientists, experts and officials from different countries and various international organizations attended a gathering in Vatican Tuesday to discuss the situation of...

Pope Francis Observes Christmas Mass Amid High Security

Pope Francis has celebrated a late-night Christmas Mass at the Vatican amid heavy security. The head of the Catholic Church denounced the continuing suffering...

Vatican Prepares to Make Mother Teresa a Saint Today

The nun Mother Teresa, famous for working with the desperately poor in India, is to be declared a saint at a ceremony in the...
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Pope and Zuckerberg discusses poverty through tech solutions

"They spoke about how to use communication technologies to alleviate poverty, encourage a culture of encounter, and help deliver a message of hope, especially...
Osservatore Romano/AFP This picture released by the Vatican press office shows Pope Francis (L) shaking hands with US Vice President Joe Biden on April 29, 2016 at the Vatican

Biden takes “Moonshot” disease crusade to Vatican

Biden, whose 46-year old son Beau Biden died from brain cancer last year, made an emotional speech at a stem cell summit thanking Francis...
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Both Vatican And France Give Backing To Islamic Banking

The Vatican paper wrote that banks should look at the rules of Islamic finance to restore confidence amongst their clients at a time of...

Pope Leads Christians In Lengthy Vigil Service

Speaking amid tight security at the Vatican, the Pope said: "Let us not allow darkness and fear to distract us and control our hearts." His...

Pope approves new rules to govern potential sainthood candidates

The pontiff has given preliminary approval to implementing new rules to govern the vetting of potential sainthood candidates. Since ascending to the papacy in 2013,...

5 People Indicted in Vatican Leaks Scandal

  The five were part of a commission set up by Pope Francis High-ranking priest Lucio Vallejo Balda and former employee Francesca Chaouqui were arrested...
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Burkina Faso Coup Leader in Custody

Gen. Gilbert Diendere, who led a coup aimed at derailing upcoming elections in Burkina Faso, was arrested in the capital of Ouagadougou on September 30. Earlier reports...
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Gay priest incurs the wrath of Vatican

Poland-born Krysztof Charamsa, 43, said he wanted to challenge the Church's "backwards" attitude to homosexuality. Father Charamsa said he was in a relationship and was...

Vatican Frowns on Irish gay marriage vote says it is a defeat for humanity

(dpa/GNA) - Last week's referendum legalizing gay marriage in Ireland "is not only a defeat for Christian principles, but also a bit of a...

Vatican link in al-Qaeda arrests

A militant ring was found to be operating in Sardinia, and there had been possible plans to target the Holy See, according to investigators. Police...

Vatican supports military force attack against IS

Some members of the Yazidi sect in Iraq have volunteered to fight Islamic State Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, the Vatican?s top diplomat at the UN in...

Secrecy Beyond Vatican Banking To Be Investigated

Negotiations are underway between Vatican and Italy to share financial information, thus paving the way to put an end to secrecy at the Vatican...

Catholic’s administrative pinnacle suffering from 15 ailments-Pope

The Pope delivered his tough message in the Vatican?s Clementine Hall He said the Curia ? the administrative pinnacle of the Roman Catholic Church...

You’re welcome ,President Mahama – NDC Italy

We members of the National Democratic Congress, Modena Branch , on behalf of the Chapter ,welcome His Excellency President Mahamah of the Republic of...

President Mahama to visit Vatican

President John Dramani Mahama is to visit the Vatican, the capital of the Roman Catholic Church, in Rome, Italy, next week. He would be away...

Homosexuals had gifts and qualities to offer?

In a dramatic shift in tone, Catholic bishops released a document saying that homosexuals had ?gifts and qualities to offer? and asked if...
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Pope wants free debate during Vatican summit on family

Prelates taking part in a summit on how Catholic Church teachings could be adapted to modern lifestyles should not be afraid to speak their...

Vatican To Host Two-Week Meeting Of World Bishops

The Vatican will host a two-week meeting of world bishops starting Monday on a topic that has ignited sparks between senior cardinals in recent...

Vatican donates $127k to Auschwitz museum fund

The Vatican has donated 100,000 euros (127,000 dollars) for the conservation of the most infamous Nazi concentration camp, the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation said Monday. Curators of...
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Lampedusa Shipwreck Survivors To Meet Pope

A group of survivors from a major shipwreck last year near the Italian island of Lampedusa are set to meet the pope on October...

Francis: a global pope who speaks for the poor

In Pope Francis, the Catholic Church has found a charismatic leader who is striving to turn the page on Vatican financial and sexual scandals,...
Pope Francis: Kwaku Bonsam believes he must use his office to call T.B. Joshua to order

Why Vatican Approves Exorcism

:-A Big Blow to Campaign Against Witch hunting in Africa By Leo Igwe The recent approval by Pope Francis of the practice of exorcism has dealt...

Vishnu Temple Established In Vatican

Collections of Vatican Museums reportedly include a portable temple of Hindu deity Vishnu. This colorful 18th?century Vishnu temple reportedly folds and unfolds revealing many stories...

The Prophecy Of The Revelation

Waiting for UNESCO requests the access to the original manuscript of the dialogue of Jesus and Nicodemus (John 3) to the Holy See, to...