Pope Francis Dines in the Vatican Cafeteria, Denounces the Mafia in Naples
Can Our Sikh Honchos Dare To Do The Same in the Langar Hall at Harmander Sahib?
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Pope Francis dropped in on lunch at the Vatican cafeteria on Friday "like a...
VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis came under fire from victims groups on Thursday following news that he had quietly sacked the Vatican's envoy to the Dominican Republic over allegations of paedophilia.
"Like all of his predecessors, Pope Francis is acting belatedly, secretively and recklessly,"...
Pope sets up body to overhaul Vatican
AAP - July 20, 2013 12:17AM
POPE Francis has set up a special commission of lay experts to overhaul the economic and administrative structure of the Vatican in a radical bid to streamline and clean up the scandal-hit institution.
The obscure world of Vatican finances
Legacy of infighting amid demands for more financial transparency
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Vatican Bank: By the Numbers
1942: Year the Vatican Bank was founded
5: Number of cardinals...
Pope Benedict XVI Resigned Partly Because Of Powerful Vatican Gay Lobby, Italian Paper Claims
The Huffington Post - By Meredith Bennett-Smith \l "Posted: 02/21/2013 6:09 pm EST |- Updated: 02/22/2013 11:07 am EST
An article published by Italian newspaper La Repubblica claims that Pope...
U.S. puts Vatican on list of money-laundering countries
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The United States has added the Vatican to a list of money-laundering countries, though it's not...
Vatican sides with anti-capitalist protesters and attacks global financial system
The Vatican aligned itself with anti-capitalism protesters around the world on Monday when it condemned "the idolatry of the market" and called for a radical shake-up of the global financial system.
Over 200 spiritual leaders, including Hindus, Muslims, Jains, Sikhs and Buddhists, will attend a multi-faith meeting being hosted by Pope Benedict XVI on October 27 in Vatican to promote world peace.
Pope Benedict XVI is hosting the multi-faith meeting in favour of world peace, which was...
April 17, 2011
400 yrs late: Vatican honours Galileo
AP | Apr 17, 2011, 02.35am IST
ROME: Four hundred years after Galileo Galilei first demonstrated his telescope to scholars on a Roman hilltop, the astronomer condemned by the Catholic Church was celebrated on the same spot with a multimedia...
Only 32 female for 540 male citizens in Vatican
Agence France-Presse - March 1, 2011
Pope Benedict XVI blesses children dressed as the Three Wise Men during his first mass
of the New Year in Saint Peter's Basilica at the Vatican January 1, 2011.
Photograph by: Alessia...
Pope can no longer donate organs: Vatican
Reuters - February 4, 2011
Pope Benedict XVI waves as he leaves the Eucharistic celebration after giving to the 24 newly appointed cardinals their ring on November 21, 2010 at St Peter's basilica at The Vatican.
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By Francis X. Rocca
Religion News Service
VATICAN CITY -- The Vatican announced a new initiative aimed at promoting dialogue between theists and atheists to be launched with a two-day event this March in Paris.
The Vatican's Pontifical Council for Culture will sponsor a series of seminars...
By Francis X. Rocca
Religion News Service
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The most prestigious religious university in the Sunni Muslim world has suspended dialogue with the Vatican to protest statements by Pope Benedict XVI denouncing violence against Christians in Egypt.
The move, on Thursday (Jan...
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Host, Interfaith Voices
On Jan. 4, Cardinal Franc Rode resigned as head of the "cabinet office" in the Vatican that deals with religious orders, including communities of nuns worldwide. It's called the Congregation for the Institutes of Consecrated Life and the Societies...
Vatican Congratulates Sikh Community
on Prakash Divas of Siri Guru Nanak Sahib
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Ordination of women priests a crime
against faith: Vatican
AFP, Jul 15, 2010, 05.54pm IST
<!-- google_ad_section_start -->VATICAN CITY: The ordination of women as Roman Catholic priests is a "crime against the faith," the Vatican said Thursday as it issued a raft of new disciplinary...
En Garde: The Vatican & The Akal Takht
by I.J. SINGH
In this season, Passover, Easter and Vaisakhi speak to us and our neighbors. These high holidays come at about the same time every year and remain defining days for Jews, Christians and Sikhs.
This year, however, Easter and Vaisakhi...
American nuns could be said to have their habits in a twist in the face of two investigations by the Vatican into whether they have come to espouse lifestyles and views on the Church that may just be a tad too modern. Except that many don't wear habits any more. They wear regular clothes, even...
The Vatican says it hopes to quickly normalise diplomatic relations with Vietnam - yet another indication that Pope Benedict XVI is intent on bringing Asia's sizable Catholic minority into formal ties with Rome...