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Pope says nationalist leaders undermine global diplomacy

7 January 2019, 7:23 PM

Nationalist leaders are weakening the world’s system of multilateral diplomacy, Pope Francis warned on Monday in his annual address to ambassadors to the Holy See.

Pope bemoans disjointed world, praises unity over diversity

1 January 2019, 3:21 PM

Pope Francis, in his first message of the new year on Tuesday, bemoaned a lack of unity across the world, and warned against a soulless hunt for profit that benefits only a few.

Vatican spokesman and his deputy resign

31 December 2018, 3:39 PM

The Vatican on Monday announced the resignations of its spokesman and his deputy, without giving any explanation.

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Pope urges predator priests to turn themselves in

22 December 2018, 1:48 PM

Pope Francis on Friday urged predator priests who have sexually abused minors to turn themselves in, making one of his strongest comments ever on the crisis sweeping the Roman Catholic Church.

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US synagogue attack ‘inhuman act of violence’: pope

28 October 2018, 4:30 PM

Pope Francis on Sunday called a deadly attack on a synagogue in the United States “an inhuman act of violence”, expressing his “closeness to the Jewish community”.



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