Pope Francis

Rolls-Royce promotes exclusive Mass with pope — for $155,000

"Every week, thousands of Catholics from all walks of life swarm into St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican to participate in Mass with Pope Francis, who has put concern for the poor at the center of his papacy. But now, a few lucky people may have the opportunity to attend a private Mass with the pontiff. All they have to do is own a Rolls-Royce. And shell out at least $155,000." - RNS

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One year after Vatican abuse summit, survivors grade Pope Francis with 'D minus'

"One year after Pope Francis called for a summit of Catholic bishops at the Vatican, abuse survivors flocked to the Eternal City on Thursday (Feb. 20) to report a lack of progress and accountability in the fight against clergy sex abuse." - RNS

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Pope says, if you try to convert an unbeliever, you are “not a disciple of Jesus”

"In their recent ecumenical zeal, Catholics have finally accepted Protestants as Christians, though as 'separated brethren.'  But does the Pope believe that evangelicals and Pentecostals who try to win others to their faith 'are not disciples of Jesus'?" - Gene Veith

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Pope Francis: ‘It’s An Honor That Americans Are Attacking Me’

The comments were in response to a book on "what motivates the right-wing opposition to Pope Francis in the United States, which goes beyond his views on economics and also includes his response to the sexual abuse crisis and his elevating liberal clerics...while sidelining conservatives (such as Cardinal Raymond Burke and Cardinal Ludwig Mueller)." - Daily Wire

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