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George Pell says he feels vindicated for trying to uncover alleged financial 'criminality' at Vatican

Cardinal says in first interview since return to Rome he didn’t know extent of wrongdoing and ‘it would be better for the church if these things hadn’t happened’Andrew West: the Pope and Pell: ‘One of the most fascinating relationships in Rome’Australia’s highest ranking Catholic cleric and the pope’s former treasurer, Cardinal George Pell, has said he feels a dismayed sense of vindication as the financial mismanagement he tried to uncover in the Holy See is now being exposed in a spiralling Vat...
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Archbishop Gregory makes history

For the past week, Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Washington, DC, has been holed up in a Vatican guesthouse, receiving meals at his door.
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Archbishop Gregory makes history as the the first African American cardinal

For the past week, Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Washington, DC, has been holed up in a Vatican guesthouse, receiving meals at his door.
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Pope installs new cardinals, including first African American

Wilton Gregory, 72, joins College of Cardinals in VaticanPope Francis further shapes electorate for his successorPope Francis has installed 13 new cardinals, including the first African American to hold the high rank, further expanding the pontiff’s impact on the group that will one day elect his successor.Wilton Gregory, the 72-year-old archbishop of Washington DC becomes the first African American cardinal at a time the United States is examining race relations after a spate of police killings...
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This archbishop is about to become the first African American cardinal in Catholic history

For the past week, Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Washington, DC, has been holed up in a Vatican guesthouse, receiving meals at his door.
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Pope Francis meets with NBA players to discuss social injustice

Five NBA players visited the Vatican on Monday to discuss social and economic injustice with Pope Francis.
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Pope Francis met with 5 players from the NBA to discuss social and economic injustice

Pope Francis meets a delegation of five NBA players, including Jonathan Isaac and Sterling Brown and officials from the National Basketball Players Association at the Vatican November 23, 2020. Vatican Media/Handout via REUTERS Pope Francis on Monday met with five players from the NBA to discuss social and economic injustice. "With the Pope's support and blessing, we are excited to head into this next season reinvigorated to keep pushing for change and bringing our communities together," s...
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Pope says for first time that China's Uighurs are 'persecuted'

Francis mentions plight of Muslim minority in China, alongside Rohingya and Yazidi, in new bookPope Francis has for the first time called China’s Muslim Uighurs a “persecuted” people, something human rights activists have been urging him to do for years.In the wide-ranging book Let Us Dream: the Path to a Better Future, he said: “I think often of persecuted peoples: the Rohingya, the poor Uighurs, the Yazidi” in a section where he also talks about persecuted Christians in Islamic countries. Cont...
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NBA players travel to Vatican to discuss social justice work with Pope Francis

A delegation of NBA players traveled to the Vatican on Monday to meet with Pope Francis to discuss the league’s efforts to combat social...
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NBA players meet Pope Francis at Vatican, hailed for demanding justice

The group presented the pope with gifts such as a commemorative basketball and an Orlando Magic jersey.
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NBA players meet with Pope Francis at Vatican to discuss social justice, per reports

Pope Francis is hosting five NBA players and union president Michele Roberts on Monday, according to multiple reports.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Vatican asks Instagram to investigate Pope account's lingerie model 'like'

The Vatican is seeking an explanation from Instagram, after the official account of Pope Francis liked a photograph of a lingerie-clad Brazilian model.
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Paedophile priest yet to be defrocked by the Vatican

The Vatican is yet to order the defrocking of a priest convicted of sexually abusing a 13-year-old boy who had been entrusted into his...
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Vatican, Instagram investigating Pope's account liking lingerie model post

The Vatican has called on Instagram to assist in an investigation after Pope Francis’s official account liked an image of a Brazilian...
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Nicaragua is the most triangular country in the world

Sierra Leone is the world's roundest country and Egypt the squarest. But you knew that.Bet you didn't know which is the world's most triangle-shaped country.That is until now, because someone's figured out that it's... Nicaragua! Circles, squares and triangles So you like triangles. And you know how to hold a tune. Then, like Alt-J, you could write a song about how "triangles are (your) favorite shape". But what if you're left-brained rather than right-brained, and prefer maps and maths over no...
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Instagram helps Vatican trace bikini model 'like' that seemed to come from pope

The Vatican and Facebook are working together to find the origins of a "like" on a bikini model's photo that appeared to come from Pope...
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Vatican asks Instagram to get to the bottom of Pope account's lingerie model 'like'

The Vatican is seeking an explanation from Instagram, after the official account of Pope Francis liked a photograph of a lingerie-clad Brazilian model.
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How Joe Biden went from being a kid from Scranton to a six-term Senator, VP, and now the President-elect

Joe Biden has long straddled the line between presenting himself as an accomplished, career politician and a cool, down-to-earth dad. Mark Makela/Getty Images President-elect Joe Biden turns 78 years old on Friday, November 20.  Biden, who served as US senator from Delaware from 1973 to 2009 and then former President Obama's vice-president from 2009 to 2017, ran for president three times before winning the Democratic nomination. Born in Scranton, Pennsylvania, on November 20, 1942, to a us...
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Vatican investigates how Pope Francis' Instagram account 'liked' bikini model's pic

“At least I’m going to heaven,” the model joked on Twitter.
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Pope Francis: Vatican investigates Brazilian model Instagram photo like

"As far as we know, the 'like' did not come from the Holy See, a Vatican spokesperson said.
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Pope Francis: Vatican investigates Brazilian model Instagram photo like

A Vatican spokesperson tells the Guardian newspaper the "like" did not come from the Holy See.
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Vatican launches investigation after Pope’s Instagram account likes revealing photo of Brazilian model

‘At least I’m going to heaven,’ jokes model as Vatican reportedly demands explanation from social media site
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Pope’s account ‘likes’ racy Instagram post; Vatican investigates

Lingerie photo of influencer Natalia Garibotto was captioned with a devil horn emoji and the line: ‘I can teach you a thing or two.’
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Vatican asks Instagram how pope's account liked photo of Brazilian model

Natalia Garibotto joked she was going to heaven after picture was liked by official account of Pope Francis
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‘The Godfather, Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone’ Trailer: Francis Ford Coppola Reworks ‘The Godfather Part III’

Francis Ford Coppola has reworked one of his most-derided movies into The Godfather, Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone. This re-edit of The Godfather Part III claims to archive “Coppola and screenwriter [Mario] Puzo’s original vision for the finale, which has been meticulously restored for the finest presentation of the Corleone saga’s last chapter.” This certainly isn’t the first time Coppola has re-edited one of his films: there are several different versions of Apocalypse Now, and the film...
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Is Christianity rooted in psychedelic rituals?

In his new book, Brian Muraresku speculates that the Christian Eucharist could be rooted in the Eleusinian Mysteries. The wine and wafer of the modern ritual might have started off with a far more potent beverage. In this interview with Big Think, Muraresku discusses "dying before dying" and the demonization of women by the Church. Brian Muraresku wants to be very clear: the immortality key is not psychedelics. He's referring to the concept of "dying before dying," a mystical, near-death state...
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The Only Complaints About a Second Catholic President Come From Inside the Church

ROME—When then-candidate John F. Kennedy gave his landmark stump speech to the Houston Ministers Conference in September 1960, he stressed that he was “not the Catholic candidate for president.” He insisted instead, “I am the Democratic Party's candidate for president who happens also to be a Catholic. I do not speak for my church on public matters—and the church does not speak for me.”The Plot to Bring Down Pope FrancisTwo months later, JFK was elected the first Catholic president of the Un...
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The U.S. Cardinal Crusading Against the Catholic President-Elect

ROME—When then-candidate John F. Kennedy gave his landmark stump speech to the Houston Ministers Conference in September 1960, he stressed that he was “not the Catholic candidate for president.” He insisted instead, “I am the Democratic Party’s candidate for president who happens also to be a Catholic. I do not speak for my church on public matters—and the church does not speak for me.”The Plot to Bring Down Pope FrancisTwo months later, JFK was elected the first Catholic president of the United...
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Werner Herzog's new film, 'Fireball,' explores the power and mystery of meteorites

British volcanologist Clive Oppenheimer speaks with Professor Simon Schaffer about the Ensisheim meteorite in "Fireball: Visitors from Darker Worlds." Courtesy of Apple TV+ "Fireball," a new documentary about meteors directed by Werner Herzog and Clive Oppenheimer, premiered Friday on Apple TV+.  The documentary explores the role that space rocks have played in shaping the world's history. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. On November 7, 1492, a fiery space rock whistled ...
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Pacific isles, secretive states among last virus-free places

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — From Argentina to Zimbabwe, from the Vatican to the White House, the coronavirus has spread relentlessly....
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