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Pope calls to renounce hatred as Norway mourns victims


July 25th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Vatican City, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Pope Benedict Sunday prayed for the victims of Norway's twin terror attacks and called on Catholics to "abandon forever the path of hatred and ... Read more...

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Sweat, breath damaging Sistine Chapel’s frescoes


September 4th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) The sweat and breath of over 4 million tourists who gape at the exquisite frescoes at the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican City are damaging the Renaissance period ... Read more...

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Vatican confirms sainthood for Australia’s Mary MacKillop


February 20th, 2010 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne/Rome, Feb.20 (ANI): Pope Benedict XVI has declared that Mary MacKillop will become Australia's first saint.The announcement was made in a ceremony at the Vatican, reports the Daily Telegraph.The canonization of ... Read more...

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Pope posts appeal for new generation on YouTube


January 24th, 2009 - 3:21 am ICT by IANS
Vatican City, Jan 24 (DPA) An appeal by Pope Benedict XVI to the new "digital generation" marked Friday the Vatican's launch of its own channel on video-sharing internet site, YouTube.New media technologies ... Read more...

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Methodist Bush converting to Catholicism?


June 14th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 14 (ANI): US President George W Bush might convert to Catholicism after the splendid welcome he received from Pope Benedict XVI at the Vatican.Instead of greeting him, like all ... Read more...

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Pope holds ’special’ meeting with Bush (Lead)


June 13th, 2008 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Vatican City, June 13 (DPA) Pope Benedict XVI broke with normal Vatican protocol Friday to welcome US President George W. Bush for talks in a medieval tower. The pontiff stood several minutes ... Read more...

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Pope meets Bush in medieval tower


June 13th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Vatican City, June 13 (DPA) Pope Benedict XVI broke with normal Vatican protocol Friday to welcome US President George W. Bush for talks in a medieval tower. The pontiff stood several minutes ... Read more...

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