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Pope Blesses Photo Of Sisters Killed In Annapolis Mansion Fire

It was a Christmas tree tragedy that saddened the nation: six people killed in an Annapolis mansion fire, including four children. Now the pope is sending a special gift just in time for Mother’s Day.

05/08/2015

Pope Francis waves at the faithful on St. Peter's square on April 15, 2014 after his weekly general audience at the Vatican. (Photo by Vincenzo Pinto/Getty Images)

UN Chief To Open Vatican Climate Change Conference

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis’ highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.

04/15/2015

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Pope’s Climate-Change Stand Deepens Conservatives’ Distrust

Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.

01/21/2015

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Pope Will Visit DC In September

Excitement is growing for local Catholics as word spreads that Pope Francis will visit the region. The Vatican has announced the Pontiff will spend time in Washington DC in September as part of a week-long trip to the US.

01/19/2015

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Best International Destinations For The Holidays

Here’s a look at five of the best international destinations for the holidays.

11/28/2014

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Pope Announces Visit To East Coast In 2015

The holy father is coming to the United States. Pope Francis will be attending a special international meeting in Philadelphia celebrating families.

11/19/2014

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Pope Francis Says Story Of Creation Coexists With Big Bang Theory

The pope says evolution and creation are compatible. Catholics across the world are reacting to this breakthrough.

10/29/2014

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Pope Warns Legalizing Marijuana A Very Bad Idea; Mizeur Disagrees

Legalizing marijuana has been a hot topic. Maryland gubernatorial candidate Heather Mizeur is saying she’d like to make it legal in Maryland.

06/20/2014

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Baltimore Archbishop Traveling To Rome For Canonizations

Baltimore Archbishop William E. Lori is traveling to Rome to see the canonizations of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII.

04/22/2014

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President Obama Gifts Pope Francis A Seed Chest From The Baltimore Basilica

The Baltimore Basilica had a secret–a gift directly from Baltimore would be given to the Pope from the president. It involved century-old mahogany from the first cathedral in the United States.

03/28/2014

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Catholics Gather To Celebrate Pope Francis’ First Anniversary

Thousands of Catholics gather in Baltimore to celebrate the anniversary of the pope’s election. Pope Francis has become wildly popular in his first year at the Vatican. His fresh approach and mass appeal is being called the “Francis Factor.”

03/18/2014

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Francis Factor: Catholics Celebrate The Pope’s 1-Year Anniversary

The Francis Factor: one year ago, cardinals chose Pope Francis as the new leader of the Catholic Church. What a year it’s been for the 1.2 billion faithful worldwide as the new pope has energized them.

03/13/2014

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