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Gov. Corbett Meets Pope, Encourages Him To Visit Pa.

Last night, the Vatican canceled a private meeting Gov. Tom Corbett was scheduled to have with Pope Francis in Rome.

03/26/2014

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Catholics Reflect Lack Of Knowledge, Differences In Survey

At the behest of Pope Francis, the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese embraced the chance to survey Catholic families on challenges faced in today’s more liberal American culture.

02/28/2014

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Duquesne Professor Weighs In On Pope As Time’s “Person Of The Year”

Time Magazine announced its annual “Person of the Year” Wednesday, choosing Pope Francis.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/11/2013

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Boy Refuses To Leave Pope’s Side During Vatican Event

A little boy stole the show at the Vatican over the weekend after he climbed on stage to greet Pope Francis and wouldn’t leave.

10/30/2013

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Pope Talks Women In The Church, Gay Issues On Recent Trip

This Holy Father is proving himself to be a pope of the people.

07/29/2013

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Pope Francis Clears John Paul II For Sainthood

Pope Francis has cleared John Paul II for sainthood, approving a miracle attributed to his intercession.

07/05/2013

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Pittsburgher Designed Chapel Where Pope Francis Holds Daily Masses

It may seem like things are back to normal at the Vatican following the election of a new pope of the Catholic Church, but inside the walls heading into the Easter holiday, it is far from normal.

03/29/2013

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Local Catholics Celebrate As Pope Francis Is Officially Installed

Pope Francis celebrated his installation Mass this morning at the Vatican.

03/19/2013

Newly elected Pope Francis I appears on the central balcony of St Peter's Basilica on March 13, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected as the 266th Pontiff and will lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Bishop Zubik Impressed By New Pope

KDKA-AM’s Larry Richert talks to Pittsburgh Bishop David Zubik about the inauguration of Pope Francis.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/19/2013

Newly elected Pope Francis I appears on the central balcony of St Peter's Basilica on March 13, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. Argentinian Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected as the 266th Pontiff and will lead the world's 1.2 billion Catholics. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Pope Francis Urges Protection Of Poor During Inauguration

Pope Francis has urged princes, presidents, sheikhs and thousands of ordinary people gathered for his installation Mass to protect God’s creation, the weakest and the poorest of the world.

03/19/2013

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What Does Pope Francis Mean For Future Of Church?

What does Pope Francis mean for the future of the church? It’s too soon to say, but one expert on the church says the biggest change may be his style.

03/14/2013

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Local Doctor Weighs In On Pope’s Partial Lung

More than half a century ago, Pope Francis lost part of his right lung. It was removed because of pneumonia.

03/14/2013

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Native Argentinian Overjoyed By Election Of Pope Francis

Maria Ferreyra, of Point Breeze, expressed her excitement and pleasure over the election of an Argentinian cardinal to be the new head of the Roman Catholic Church.

03/13/2013

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Bishop Lawrence E. Brandt’s Statement On Election Of Pope Francis

Read Catholic Diocese of Greensburg Bishop Lawrence E. Brandt’s full statement on the election of Pope Francis.

03/13/2013

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Bishop David Zubik’s Statement On Election Of Pope Francis

Read Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh Bishop David Zubik’s full statement on the election of Pope Francis I.

03/13/2013

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