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Here is the Nov. 27 letter to John Kerry from Bishop Richard Pates of Des Moines regarding the accord with Iran. * * * Dear Secretary Kerry: Newspaper headlines and the internet are full of articles about the interim accord reached thispast weekend with Iran that would place some limits on its nuclear progra...read more
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Here is a translation of Francis' message to participants in the 47th Social Week for Italian Catholics, which will be held Sept. 12 - 15 in Turin, on the theme: “The Family: Hope and Future …read more
Here is a Vatican translation of the homily Pope Francis gave this evening in the prayer vigil held in St. Peter's Square. The Holy Father declared today a Day of Fasting and Prayer for Peace …read more
The 13th edition of the Inter-Christian Symposium, on the theme “The Life of Christians and the Civil Power. Historical Questions and Present Prospects in the East and West,” was held at the …read more
Here is a Vatican working translation of the communique released by the Vatican after Francis' meeting today with the king of Jordan. * * * On the morning of Thursday August 29th 2013 Pope …read more
Here is the text of the message sent on Pope Francis' behalf by his secretary of state, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, to the archbishop of Seoul for a celebration next month of a "month of …read more