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Apr 30, 2015 12:40 PM ET
Recently, a number of terrorist threats have been directed at the Vatican and the city of Rome. So, can the Vatican protect itself?
Jul 14, 2014 01:40 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Pope Francis hints at lifting the ban on priests marrying and acknowledges the presence of paedophiles in the clergy.
Jul 3, 2014 06:12 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The Catholic Church has formally recognized a group of professional exorcists, but the move raises concerns.
Apr 27, 2014 10:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
John Paul II and John Paul XXIII are made saints, as 1 million gather in St. Peter's Square to attend the double-canonization mass led by Pope Francis.
May 8, 2013 07:20 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Despite a mysterious hole in his skull, the fate of Celestine V was not murder, researchers say. Continue reading →
Mar 29, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The ancient Plutonium, a poisonous cave found in Turkey, was believed in Greco-Roman mythology to be the portal to hell.
Mar 15, 2013 02:40 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Pope Francis is the first pontiff since 913 to choose a name unused by a predecessor. ->
Mar 14, 2013 06:03 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
How will the new pope respond to reforms being called for at the Vatican? ->
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