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  1. Even Benedict's supporters said he should have used his given name, Joseph Ratzinger, when

    Ex-pope's shadow Vatican role in the spotlight

    Ex-pope Benedict XVI seems to have broken his silence recently over key Catholic issues and his comments have raised serious questions within the ...
  2. Devotees clamber up the metal float carrying the life-size statue in an attempt to touch the icon

    Christ's bodyguards: The men protecting the Philippines' revered Catholic icon

    Frenzied crowds, exhaustion and blazing heat were dangers bearing down on the cadre of guards who shield one of the Philippines' most revered ...
  3. Pope Francis speaks during the unveiling the new headquarters of the Pontifical Scholas Occurrentes

    Pope Francis abolishes 'pontifical secrecy' for sex abuse investigations

    Pope Francis on Tuesday (Dec 17) announced sweeping changes to the way the Roman Catholic Church deals with cases of sexual abuse of minors, ...
  4. Pope Francis meets Cardinal Tagle and a group of migrants during the Wednesday general audience in

    Pope appoints Philippine cardinal to global Vatican post

    Pope Francis named Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle on Sunday to a major global Vatican post in a move likely to increase the Filipino's chances of one ...
  5. Memorabilia for Pope’s visit to Thailand | Video
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    Memorabilia for Pope’s visit to Thailand | Video

    Pope Francis, the head of the Catholic Church, arrived in Thailand on Nov 20 as part of his trip to Asia. A pontiff last visited Thailand 35 years ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Cardinal George Pell attends news conference at the Vatican

    Australian prosecutors argue no grounds for ex-Vatican treasurer's final sex crimes appeal

    Prosecutors have urged Australia's High Court to refuse to hear a final appeal by former Vatican treasurer George Pell against his convictions for ...