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Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges To Meet With Pope At VaticanMayor Betsy Hodges is one of nine U.S. mayors who will meet Pope Francis at a conference on climate change and human trafficking. The conferences aim to raise awareness about these global problems within local communities.
Top 10 Reasons To Vacation In Rome, ItalyThe Colosseum, St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel are just a few reasons why you should visit Rome this year.
Best International Destinations For The HolidaysHere's a look at five of the best international destinations for the holidays.
Pope Francis Says He Won't Judge GaysPope Francis said today, he won't judge clergy for their sexual orientation, and that he will not judge anyone gay who is searching for the Lord. The Pope also said he believes women should play a greater role in the church.
Good Question: Why Should Non-Catholics Care About The New Pope?For more than two hours, the drama unfolded live on every major American TV network. First, the white smoke. Then the curtains open.
Pope Benedict Bids Farewell On His Final DayPope Benedict the 16th made his last public appearance before stepping down early Wednesday morning.
What Happens Now That Pope Benedict Is Stepping Down?Declaring that he lacks the strength to do his job, Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday he will resign Feb. 28 -- becoming the first pontiff to step down in 600 years.
Vatican Deems Green Bay Church A Holy SiteA tiny shrine in a small northeast Wisconsin town has just been given a huge distinction by the Vatican: It's been named as a holy site.