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Pope Francis criticises use of ‘Mother’ to name a bomb

The nickname was widely used in briefings and reporting on the attack. “I was ashamed when I heard the name,” Pope Francis told an audience of students. “A mother gives life and this one gives death, and we call this device a mother. What is happening?” The MOAB, a non-nuclear GPS-guided bomb, was first designed […]

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It is ‘not right’ to identify Islam with violence – Pope Francis

Pope Francis has said it was wrong to identify Islam with violence and that social injustice and idolatry of money were among the prime causes of terrorism. “I think it is not right to identity Islam with violence,” he told reporters aboard the plane taking him back to Rome after a five-day trip to Poland. […]

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Look in the mirror before judging others – Pope Francis

Before judging others we should look first in the mirror to see how we, ourselves, appear. That’s what Pope Francis said at Monday morning’s Mass at the Santa Marta guesthouse in the Vatican. In his last Mass with a Homily there ahead of the summer break, the pontiff pointed out that what distinguishes God’s judgment […]

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Don’t interrupt others; it won’t end well – Pope Francis

Dialogue is a key element of mercy, Pope Francis said Saturday, explaining that when we interrupt others in order to push our own opinions without truly listening, we risk ruining relationships. Speaking to pilgrims in St. Peter’s Square Oct. 22, the Pope pointed to “a very important aspect of mercy, which is precisely dialogue.” “We […]

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“You can’t defend Christianity by being ‘against refugees and other religions”- Pope Francis

The Pope told explorers that the wrongdoing Jesus denounces most is bad faith Meeting a journey of Catholics and Lutherans from Germany, Pope Francis said he doesn’t care for “the inconsistency of the individuals who need to protect Christianity in the West, and, then again, are against displaced people and different religions.” “This is not […]

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“Lets we pray not to win by war but to win with peace” – Pope Francis

“We should supplicate, not to win by war but rather to win with peace,” Francis encouraged today. “To implore is not to take asylum in a perfect world, nor to escape into a false, narrow minded feeling of quiet.” On the façade of St. Dwindle’s Basilica were the representations of the seven favored who were […]

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“You Can’t Love Your Pet More Than Your Neighbor” – Pope Francis

People in need deserve more love from us than the animals do, Pope Francis has said. In off-the-cuff remarks Saturday, he said: “How often do we see people greatly attached to cats, to dogs,” but fail to “help their neighbor, their neighbor who is in need… This will not do.” The Pope’s catechesis for the […]

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Pope Francis Calls for The Protection of Child Migrants and Youth

Pope Francis has made a pressing call for move to be made against the individuals who benefit from the abuse of tyke transients. In an emphatic message discharged in front of the World Day of Transients and Displaced people, the Pope has concentrated on the predicament and the privileges of the developing quantities of youngster […]

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“Jesus Would Not Abandon Transgender People!” – Pope Francis

The pope again enraged LGBT Catholics with discuss “sexual orientation hypothesis” this weekend, just to elucidate what he implied amid another unrehearsed plane ride news meeting. What he implied, however, won’t precisely be cheered by transgender individuals, either. Publicizing Catholic News reports that Pope Francis was asked while on board a flight from Azerbaijan to […]

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“Respect gays and transsexuals!” – Pope Francis

Pope Francis said on Sunday that gay people and transsexuals ought to be approached with deference however that showing sexual orientation hypothesis is unsatisfactory “influence” of youngsters. “At the point when a man (who is gay) touches base before Jesus, Jesus unquestionably won’t say, ‘Leave since you are gay person,’” Francis said. The pope made […]

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