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Pope faces key test with vote on divorcees, gays

Pope Francis.   AP FILE PHOTO

Pope Francis was set to sort his allies from his enemies Saturday with a Vatican vote on a document drafted at the end of a fierce two-week debate over opening the Catholic Church’s doors to remarried divorcees and gays.

Posted: October 18th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Bells, sirens, alarms fill Bohol air ‘to celebrate God’s love’

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Sounds of bells pealing, sirens and alarms filled the air at 8:12 a.m. on Wednesday to commemorate the exact time when a 7.2-magnitude earthquake rocked Bohol and a portion of Cebu, causing deaths and massive destruction.

Posted: October 16th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Pope grants Manaoag shrine the title of ‘minor basilica’

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FROM SHRINE TO BASILICAMINORE A procession during the
Manaoag town fiesta in 2012 leaves the Shrine ofOur Lady of the Rosary
of Manaoag in Pangasinan province. WILLIE LOMIBAO/INQUIRER NORTHERN LUZON

A few months before his visit to the Philippines, Pope Francis has given the title “minor basilica” to the Shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary of Manaoag in Pangasinan province.

Posted: October 15th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Bishops say gays have gifts to offer church

Bishops attend a morning session of a two-week synod on family issues at the Vatican, Monday, Oct. 13, 2014.  AP

Catholic bishops signaled a radical shift in tone Monday about accepting gays into the church, saying they had gifts to offer and that their partnerships, while morally problematic, provided homosexual couples with “precious” support.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Cardinal urges Church: Scrap ‘living in sin’ phrase

Pope Francis adjusts his skullcap as he talks with Vatican Secretary of State Pietro Parolin, left, and Cardinal Giuseppe Versaldi before starting an afternoon session of a two-week synod on family issues at the Vatican, Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014.  AP PHOTO/GREGORIO BORGIA

A Catholic cardinal suggested on Tuesday that the phrase “living in sin” for cohabiting couples should be banned, saying it alienated people from the Church.

Posted: October 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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