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A cardinal (Latin: Sanctae Romanae Ecclesiae cardinalis, litera...

wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
A cardinal (Latin: Sanctae Romanae Ecclesiae cardinalis, literally Cardinal of the Holy Roman Church) is a senior ecclesiastical leader, considered a Prince of the Church, and usually (now always for those created when still within the voting age-range) an ordained bishop of the Roman Catholic Church. The cardinals of the Church are collectively known as the College of Cardinals. The duties of the cardinals include attending the meetings of the College and making themselves available individually or
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After World War I, church changed mission approach, cardinal says

Catholic News Service - 13 Jul 2018
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- World War I and its aftermath changed the map of Europe, but also dismantled the notion of the "state church" in a way that forced the Catholic Church to discover again the authentic meaning of mission, said Cardinal Pietro Parolin.
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How Pope Francis is Changing the Catholic Church

Vogue.com - 16 Jul 2018
It's a June morning at the Vatican, and Pope Francis is wearing a hangdog expression—all watchful eyes and soft apostolic chins. It's how he looks opposite strongmen in Myanmar or posing with Donald Trump or preparing to berate the Vatican hierarchy ...
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Two Student Protesters Killed in Nicaragua Church Siege

New York Times - 14 Jul 2018
MEXICO CITY — Paramilitary forces backed by Nicaragua's government killed two people early Saturday during a 12-hour siege on a Managua church where student protesters had sought refuge, a Catholic Church official said, in an episode that underlined ...
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Cardinal set for sainthood criticized for anti-Semitism

New York Post - 04 Jul 2018
WARSAW, Poland — Pope Francis' decision to move the World War II-era head of Poland's Catholic Church a step closer to possible sainthood has hit a stumbling block, after two leading Jewish organizations and even Polish Catholic publications called ...
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How Pope Francis is Renewing The Cardinals of the Catholic Church

World Religion News - 04 Jul 2018
Pope Francis has made another change to the Catholic Church by increasing the number of cardinal bishops in the upper echelons of the church. While this was a sudden and unexpected move, Pope Francis justified the change by noting that the position of ...
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Ethiopian cardinal praises his nation's peace deal with Eritrea

Crux: Covering all things Catholic - 11 Jul 2018
The Catholic Church will continue to pray both for Ethiopia and Eritrea.” On June 26, speaking in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, as Eritrean government officials arrived in the country, Souraphiel noted that Catholics had been praying for peace since the ...
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Cardinal McCarrick's history in DC, the Catholic Church

WUSA9.com - 20 Jun 2018
Cardinal McCarrick's history in DC, the Catholic Church. Unable to load video. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick served as priest for more than 60 years and was the Archbishop of Washington from 2001 to 2006. Our Andrea Roane has more on McCarrick's ...
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Duterte vs. God

Foreign Policy (blog) - 16 Jul 2018
Duterte's rhetoric has taken on new intensity in recent weeks as the Catholic Church, which helped topple previous autocrats in the country, steps up its opposition to his brutal war on drugs. Violence against Catholic priests in the Philippines is on ...
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Faithful Catholics being 'pushed out' of Church: German Cardinal

Lifesite - 28 Jun 2018
“The faithful who take Catholic doctrine seriously are branded as conservative and pushed out of the Church, and exposed to the defamation campaign of the liberal and anti-Catholic media,” Cardinal Gerhardt Müller told Catholic World Report. Appointed ...
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Sights and sounds as Pope Francis creates new Princes of the Church

Crux: Covering all things Catholic - 28 Jun 2018
On the diversity of the countries, with Francis having appointed many cardinals in recent years from countries that never had one before, Barreto said it's a way of showing that the Church is “catholic, and as such it's universal, so it shouldn't be ...
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#MeToo Comes for the Archbishop

New York Times - 23 Jun 2018
The first time I ever heard the truth about Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, the former archbishop of Washington, D.C., finally exposed as a sexual predator years into his retirement, I thought I was listening to a paranoiac rant. It was the ...
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Pope Francis to 14 new cardinals: Defend the dignity of the poor

Salt Lake Tribune - 29 Jun 2018
Vatican City • Pope Francis gave the Catholic Church 14 new cardinals Thursday, exhorting them to resist any temptation toward haughtiness and instead embrace “the greatest promotion” they could hope to obtain: tending to those neglected or cast aside ...
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Congolese cardinal does not fear death but is careful what he eats

Crux: Covering all things Catholic - 12 Jul 2018
While Congo faces massive political and economic problems, the Catholic Church there is “alive and growing,” he said. Asked what encouragement he might offer Canada, where the Catholic faith has declined, Cardinal Monsengwo said, “Naturally, the faith ...

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