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Vatican City State set to end sale of single-use plastics

VATICAN CITY — After current supplies run out, Vatican City State will no longer be selling any single-use plastic items on its tiny territory. While...

Ignoring the poor falsifies the Gospel, Pope Francis says in message

VATICAN CITY — Christians must not underestimate the importance of embracing and assisting the poor, oppressed and outcast, Pope Francis said. Not only did Jesus...

Order of Malta’s leader reminds members: Tridentine Mass not allowed

ROME — The grand master of the Sovereign Order of Malta has reminded members that all liturgical celebrations within the order must be celebrated...

Pope Francis says he wishes to visit Iraq in 2020

VATICAN CITY -- Announcing his desire to visit Iraq in 2020, Pope Francis called for a peaceful resolution to crises in the Middle East. He...

Pope Francis: Throwing away food is like throwing away people

VATICAN CITY  -- Pope Francis condemned food waste, saying throwing away food is like throwing away people. "Waste reveals an indifference toward things and toward...

Fight fake news with humble search for truth, pope tells journalists

VATICAN CITY -- The task of journalism is to seek the truth, which requires humility and freedom of the press, Pope Francis told foreign...

Jesus replaced law of revenge with law of love, pope says

VATICAN CITY — The scales of justice cannot solve everything, especially when it comes to stopping a cycle of evil vengeance, Pope Francis said. “Evil...

Curia reforms put priority on evangelization, synodality, cardinals say

ROME — The proposed apostolic constitution for reforming and governing the Roman Curia is expected to emphasize the church’s missionary mandate with the creation...

Pope to priests: Best place to be is among the people

VATICAN CITY — Just as Jesus always sought to be with the people to serve, teach and heal them, so, too, must priests always...

Retired Pope Benedict publishes reflection on abuse crisis

VATICAN CITY — Retired Pope Benedict XVI, acknowledging his role in helping the Catholic Church come to terms with the clerical sexual abuse crisis...

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