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Archbishop Chaput to Pope: Cancel Youth Synod – Fix Bishops Instead!

PHILADELPHIA (CNS) — Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput is asking Pope Francis to call off the Synod of Bishops on young people this October to focus instead on the life of the bishops. “I have written the Holy Father and called on him to cancel the upcoming synod on young people. Right now, the bishops...

Pope Francis – Miracle Worker?

A baby’s inoperable brain tumour has reportedly reduced in size following a kiss on the head from Pope Francis. Francis kissed one-year-old Gianna Masciantoni during his visit to Philadelphia in September, CBS Philadelphia has reported. [Ed: See photo opposite of moment Pope kissed baby's head) A comparison of Gianna’s MRI scans from August and November appears...