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Report: Pope Francis To Visit Pennsylvania

Pope Francis will visit the United States next year, his first U.S visit since becoming Pope in 2013.

07/25/2014

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Pope Urges Importance Of Having Kids, As Millennials Choosing Not To

Time magazine’s 2013 cover story touted a new demographic group: the child-free, suggesting that millennials did not necessarily see having kids as very important to a successful marriage.

06/03/2014

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Locals Celebrate Canonization Of Former Popes

Bishop David Zubik is among several local Catholics who made the trip to the Vatican, while thousands celebrated here.

04/27/2014

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Polish Hill Church Marking Historic Canonization By Enshrining Relic

Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Pittsburgh’s Polish Hill section will mark Sunday’s canonization of two popular 20th century popes with a special ceremony involving a relic of Pope John Paul II’s.

04/26/2014

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Benedict To Join In Double Sainthood Ceremony

Retired pontiff Benedict XVI will help Pope Francis celebrate the sainthood ceremony Sunday for John Paul II and John XXIII, setting the stage for an unprecedented occurrence of two living popes canonizing two of their predecessors. About 1 million pilgrims are expected at the event and many were flooding into Rome on Saturday.

04/26/2014

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Bishop Zubik Heading To Rome For Canonization Of 2 Popes

The Catholic Church is set to canonize Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II this Sunday.

04/24/2014

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Bishops Deliver City’s Easter Blessing

Several bishops held a prayer service in Mt. Washington Saturday morning, delivering an Easter blessing for the City of Pittsburgh.

04/19/2014

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Vatican Says Westmoreland Co. Churches Must Pair Together

The Vatican has cleared the way for the pairing of two Westmoreland County parishes.

09/02/2013

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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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Indecent Exposure Charges Dropped In CMU Naked Pope Incident

Indecent exposure charges have been dropped against a Carnegie Mellon University student after dressed up as the pope, and was naked from the waist down, with a her pubic hair shaved in the shape of a cross.

06/10/2013

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CMU President: Police File Charges In Naked Pope Incident

The president of Carnegie Mellon University says charges have been filed in connection with an incident in which a student dressed in a religious garment but was naked from the waist down.

05/10/2013

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CMU Parade Controversy Over Naked Woman, Dressed As Pope

At an annual art school parade, a female student dressed up as the pope, and was naked from the waist down while she passed out condoms.

04/29/2013

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CMU Parade Controversy Over Naked Woman, Dressed As Pope

At an annual art school parade, a female student dressed up as the pope, and was naked from the waist down while she passed out condoms.

KDKA-TV–04/29/2013

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Vatican Intern Gets Rare Glimpse At History Unfolding

As a college student, getting a good internship is important, so when Villanova student Sean Hudgins landed a social media internship at the Vatican, he was excited to go halfway across the world.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/22/2013

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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