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Cardinals hold first meeting but don’t set date for conclave

VATICAN CITY (RNS) — Roman Catholic cardinals March 4 met for the first of a series of closed-door meetings in the run-up to the conclave that will elect the successor to former Pope Benedict XVI. –30– To read more, visit … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Nuns reject Vatican takeover

ST. LOUIS (RNS) — American nuns facing a Vatican takeover of their leadership organization Aug. 10 rejected Rome’s plans to recast the group in a more conservative mold, but declined — for now — to respond with an ultimatum that could have created … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Vatican announces settlement against clothing group for using image of Pope XVI

VATICAN CITY (RNS) — The Vatican announced May 15 it had settled a lawsuit against Italian clothing group Benetton for using an image of Pope Benedict XVI in one of its advertisement campaigns. The image had been modified to show … Continue reading

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