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Fed Agencies Asked to Allow Teleworking During Pope’s Visit

The Office of Personnel Management is calling on federal agencies to allow teleworking during the pope’s visit to Washington later this month.

09/02/2015

Pope Francis Shakes Hands

Hottest Ticket in Washington? It’s For the Pope at Capitol

Rep. Peter Welch’s sister, Maureen, had better intelligence than the five-term Vermont congressman about Pope Francis’ upcoming trip to the United States and his historic address to Congress.

08/13/2015

Trevi Fountain (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Top 10 Reasons to Vacation in Rome, Italy

The Colosseum, St. Peter’s Basilica and the Sistine Chapel are just a few reasons why you should visit Rome this year.

03/13/2015

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Pope Urges Governments To Redistribute Wealth

Pope Francis says governments should redistribute wealth and benefits to the poor in a new spirit of generosity to help curb the “economy of exclusion” that is taking hold today.

05/09/2014

Pope Francis leads the canonization mass in which John Paul II and John XXIII are declared saints on April 27, 2014 in Vatican City, Vatican. (credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Pope Francis Declares John Paul II, John XXIII Saints

Catholics around the world are celebrating the declaration of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII as saints of the Catholic Church – an unprecedented event made even more historic by the presence of Pope Francis and retired Pope Benedict XVI in Rome.

04/27/2014

Pope John Paul II waves to the faithful upon his arrival to Camden Yards for a mass Oct. 8, 1995.  The Pope spent the day in Baltimore before returning to Rome. (Photo credit: MICHEL GANGNE/AFP/Getty Images)

Pope John Paul II’s Baltimore Visit Marked At Basilica

A new exhibit commemorating Pope John Paul II’s visit to Baltimore in 1995 is opening at the basilica’s museum.

04/24/2014

Pope Francis has lamented the abandoning of the traditionally Christian practice of not working on Sundays, saying it has a negative impact on families and friendships. (Photo credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Baltimore Archbishop Going To Rome To Witness Canonizations

Baltimore Archbishop William E. Lori is traveling to Rome to see the canonizations of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII.

04/22/2014

Cardinal Wuerl will help oversee the selection of new Catholic bishops. (Getty Images)

Pope Francis Appoints Cardinal Wuerl To Congregation For Bishops

Wuerl joins the influential Vatican office that evaluates and nominates candidates for bishop around the world.

12/17/2013

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Study: ‘Francis’ Effect Massive In Italy

A new study has found that “hundreds of thousands” of Italians have returned to the practice of Catholicism because of the new pope.

11/12/2013

Vice President Joe Biden will lead the U.S. delegation to newly elected Pope Francis' installation in Rome. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

White House Source: VP Biden To Lead US Delegation For New Pope In Rome

Vice President Joe Biden will lead the U.S. delegation to newly elected Pope Francis’ installation in Rome.

03/13/2013

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