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Vatican police conduct raid in finance probe

VATICAN (CNS): Vatican police seized documents and computers at the home and office of Monsignor…

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Medical masks with the Vatican emblem is displayed on the social media page of Father Vincenzo Han Duo, vice-rector of Pontifical Urban University, who coordinated the donation of 700,000 masks to China to help fight a virus outbreak
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Vatican sends face masks to China

HONG KONG (SE): The Global Times reported on February 3 that the Vatican shipped between…

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The non-resident papal representative to Vietnam, Archbishop Marek Zaleski, during a Mass at Bo Ot Church in Long Xuyen City. Vietnam. Photo UCAN/courtesy of gplongxuyen.org
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Vietnam and Vatican set to upgrade ties

HANOI (UCAN): Vietnam’s communist leaders say they are likely to allow the Holy See to…

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Pope Francis arrives to lead the World Youth Day prayer vigil at St. John Paul II Field in Panama City on January 26. Photo: CNS
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Pope Francis continues world travels while dealing with scandals in 2019

While continuing to teach about the faith, especially about God’s love and mercy, through homilies at his intimate morning Masses in the chapel of his residence, at visits to Rome parishes and in his Sunday Angelus addresses, Pope Francis also was forced to deal head on with the ongoing scandal of clerical sexual abuse and attempts by bishops to cover up allegations.

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The Christmas tree and Nativity scene in St. Peter’s Square on December 5. Photo: CNS
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Vatican puts up Nativity scene and Christmas tree

VATICAN (CNS): The Vatican unveiled the Nativity scene and lit the Christmas tree with energy-saving…

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