Pope Francis in Bari: Screen capture/Vatican News
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Pope Francis’ homily for the Seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time

On February 23, Pope Francis celebrated Sunday Mass in Bari, Italy. He pointed out that…

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A deacon prays in a chapel in Wijint, a village in the Peruvian Amazon, in August 2019. Photo: CNS/Reuters
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No quick fix for priest shortage in Amazon region pope says

VATICAN (CNS): In his apostolic exhortation, Querida Amazonia (Beloved Amazonia), which was released by the…

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Pope Francis meeting with nuncios from around the world at the Vatican on 13 June 2019. Photo: CNS/Vatican Media)
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Vatican diplomats-in-training to spend a year as missionaries

VATICAN (CNS): Adopting a suggestion made at the Synod of Bishops for the Amazon, Pope…

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Sister Rosa Elena Pico, a member of the Missionaries of Mary Co-Redemptrix, with children from the indigenous community of Sarayaku, Ecuador, in September 2019. Photo: CNS
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Don’t try to clericalise women in Amazon Church pope says

VATICAN (CNS): Pope Francis released Querida Amazonia, his postsynodal apostolic exhortation on the Amazon region,…

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Possible themes for 2022 synod discussed

VATICAN (CNS): Pope Francis has decided that the next general assembly of the Synod of…

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