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- Commentary: The Vatican gap between theory and practiceRome, Italy, Feb 16, 2018 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- Yesterday Pope Francis issued a new letter motu proprio entitled Imparare a congedarsi, or “Learning to take your leave.” Pope Francis made only some minor adjustments to canon law concerning the retirement of bishops, specifically those serving as papal representatives in diplomatic ... read more
- Mary Ann Glendon resigns from Vatican Bank oversight boardVatican City, Feb 16, 2018 / 03:40 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Prominent American professor Mary Ann Glendon has resigned from the Board of Superintendence which oversees the Institute of Religious Works, the so-called Vatican Bank. “Professor Glendon has expressed a desire to devote more time to other Catholic causes, and the ... read more
- Palestine asks Vatican to defend Jerusalem’s status quoVatican City, Feb 16, 2018 / 03:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Palestinian Foreign Affairs minister, Ryadh al Maliki, met officials of the Vatican Secretariat of State Feb. 16, asking the Holy See to amplify its voice defending the status quo in Jerusalem. “It is important to understand that the ... read more
- Science – not sabotage – behind Filipino ‘Rash Wednesday’ mysteryManila, Philippines, Feb 16, 2018 / 01:41 pm (CNA).- After some Filipino Catholics developed mysterious rashes on Ash Wednesday, the Diocese of Caloocan investigated to determine the cause of the skin irritant. While sabotage was initially suspected as a possibility, the reason behind the rashes turned out to be less ... read more