ROME, 2018/07/18

ROME, 2018/07/18
100-year anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s birth
July 18, 2018. Mandela had great admiration for John Paul II, whom he called “brother” during a papal visit to South Africa.

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Beatification process begins for Chiara Corbella, who saved baby by delaying her own treatment
July 18, 2018. The Cardinal Vicar of Rome says this mother shows “love is greater than fear or death.”

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The two keys to the process of becoming a saint
July 18, 2018. “I like to say that a saint has two I’s. The ‘I’ for imitation and the ‘I’ for intercession,” says Msgr. Robert Sarno.

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ROME, 2018/07/17

ROME, 2018/07/17
Holy Shroud expert: Study authors who deny presence of blood on it haven’t seen it up-close
July 17, 2018. Emanuela Marinelli, a sindonology expert, explains the methods used are ambiguous.

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Google doodles founder of Big Bang theory
The site is celebrating the 124th birthday of Fr. Georges Lemaître.

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President of Venezuelan National Council of Laity visits Rome
July 17, 2018. María Elena Febres-Cordero has come to the Eternal City to create an action plan to implement Laudato si’.

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Cuban Priest: Church in Cuba is very creative despite prohibitions
July 17, 2018. “There is freedom of worship, but not full freedom of religion,” he explains.

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ROME, 2018/07/15

ROME, 2018/07/15
The story of Susy, the pilgrim who died after WYD in Krakow
July 15, 2018. She was 18 when she died on the way back due to fulminant meningitis.

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LIVE: Pope Francis prays the Angelus in St. Peter’s Square
July 15, 2018. It begins in St. Peter’s Square at 12 p.m., local time.

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The Holy Shroud, most-investigated relic in Catholic Church
July 15, 2018. An exhibition in Rome aims to figure out the identity of the man who appears on the Shroud of Turin.

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Pope Francis to interrupt vacation for consistory
July 14, 2018. On July 19, the pope will announce the canonization date for a beatified Italian.

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TED talks about God that challenge creativity on social networks
July 14, 2018. “REC” is a series of brief talks that aim to inspire and propose new ways of viewing a life of faith.

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ROME, 2018/07/13

ROME, 2018/07/13
Cardinal Bocos: I am at the pope’s disposition
July 13, 2018. For many, appointing the Spanish Claretian is a recognition of the importance of consecrated life.

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Sodalitium Member: It is important to purify everything that needs to be purified
July 13, 2018. “There have been anti-evangelical things but I think Sodalitium is the work of God,” he says.

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ROME, 2018/07/12

ROME, 2018/07/12
Cardinal Pietro Parolin on violence in Nicaragua: We hope dialogue can begin again
July 12, 2018. The cardinal expressed his concern over the situation in the country, as well as that of migrants in Europ

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Pope Francis makes unexpected appearance at funeral of Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran
July 12, 2018. He considered him a friend. According to protocol, the Holy Father would’ve only presided over the final rite of blessing of the remains.

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LIVE: Pope Francis participates in the funeral of Cardinal Tauran
July 12, 2018. The cardinal who built bridges with Islam died on July 5.

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ROME, 2018/07/11

ROME, 2018/07/11
Giuseppe Petrocchi: cardinal from areas devastated by earthquakes
July 11, 2018. The cardinal arrives at the Curia with a suitcase full of painful stories. His episcopal motto: Charity before anything.

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Ireland’s situation: post-referendum on abortion and pre-papal visit
July 11, 2018. Even though 78 percent of the country is declared Catholic, 66 percent voted in favor of abortion.

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ROME, 2018/07/10

ROME, 2018/07/10
Focolar meeting unites thousands of young people from around the world in Manila
July 10, 2018. In Genfest 2018, Maria Voce reveals to young people “the secret to not lose sight of” their goals.

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Nicaragua: Masked men assault bishop, intimidate nuncio and cardinal
July 10, 2018. “We, the bishops have been able to view first-hand the aggressive, assassin face of the structure that is dominating Nicaragua at this time,” explains Silvio José Báez.

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Yazidi genocide survivor to international community: verbal support is not enough
July 10, 2018. Salwa, who was kidnapped by ISIS, is calling for laws to be implemented to protect minorities.

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ROME, 2018/07/09

ROME, 2018/07/09
Pope Francis will be in Panama for World Youth Day from January 23-27, 2019
July 9, 2018. The Vatican announced the official dates for the trip in a press release.

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Pope Francis accepts resignation of archbishop of Caracas, does not name replacement
July 9, 2018. Cardinal Baltazar Enrique Porras will temporarily manage the archdiocese.

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Pope Francis’ unfiltered encounter in Bari with Christian leaders to pray for peace
July 9, 2018. Indifference kills, and we desire to lift up our voices in opposition to this murderous indifference,” the pope said.

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Pope in Angelus: Remembers fisherman on Sea Sunday and the World Cup
July 9, 2018. He reflected on people in Jesus’ time and still now, who are fueled by prejudices.

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ROME, 2018/07/08

ROME, 2018/07/08
The story behind Pope Francis’ favorite painting by Caravaggio
July 8, 2018. A workshop in Italy discovered “The calling of Saint Matthew” was his favorite work and made a copy of it.

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LIVE: Pope Francis prays the Angelus in St. Peter’s Square
July 8, 2018. It begins in St. Peter’s Square at 12 p.m., local time.

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Living Water Community: the core of our community is to love and show how to love
July 8, 2018. They are welcoming refugees and asylum seekers to Trinidad and Tobago, as well as three other Caribbean countries.

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