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Pope Francis Scolds Follower Who Pulled Him Down in Mexico

Originally posted 02/17/2016 11:45AM

Pope Francis scolded an overzealous follower in Morelia, Mexico, who pulled on his hands and almost made him fall on top of a boy in a wheelchair.

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Thousands of People Gather at U.S./Mexico Border as Pope Francis Holds Mass on the Rio Grande

Thousands of People Gather at U.S./Mexico Border as Pope Francis Holds Mass on the Rio Grande

Originally posted 02/18/2016 12:55AM

In a historic move, Pope Francis held mass on the U.S./Mexico border on Wednesday, as he wrapped up a provocative trip through Mexico, according to reports.

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From EW: Vatican Denies Pope's Involvement in Film Project

From EW: Vatican Denies Pope's Involvement in Film Project

Originally posted 02/03/2016 12:50AM

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UpdatePosted 01/31/2016 09:50AM

Leonardo DiCaprio Praises Pope Francis's 'Inspiring and Revolutionary' Stance on Climate Change After Meeting at the Vatican

Originally posted 01/30/2016 08:20PM

The buzz around Leonardo DiCaprio is about his awards season wins – but following his Screen Actors Guild Awards victory on Saturday night, he talked about his recent meeting with Pope Francis and their mutual interest in slowing climate change.

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Papal Swag: A Look at All the Neat Stuff Pope Francis Has Been Gifted

Papal Swag: A Look at All the Neat Stuff Pope Francis Has Been Gifted

Originally posted 01/29/2016 03:05PM

Everyone's favorite Pope has received everything from a Harley-Davidson and bottle of whisky to an espresso maker and cute cap since starting his tenure

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Pope Francis Phones Notorious Murderer Who Begged for Forgiveness

Pope Francis Phones Notorious Murderer Who Begged for Forgiveness

Originally posted 01/21/2016 02:50PM

Pope Francis is known for making comforting calls to strangers, and this time he reportedly reached out to a man who murdered his parents 25 years ago, in a case that shocked Italy.

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The Surprising Reason Princess Charlene – and Very Few Others – Are Allowed to Wear White to Meet the Pope

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The Surprising Reason Princess Charlene – and Very Few Others – Are Allowed to Wear White to Meet the Pope

Originally posted 01/16/2016 10:25AM

When Princess Charlene of Monaco meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Monday, Catholic royal-watchers will be keeping a close eye on her clothes.

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VIDEO: Mother Teresa Will Become a Saint After Pope Confirms Second Miracle

Mother Teresa Will Become a Saint After Pope Confirms Second Miracle

Originally posted 12/18/2015 05:15PM

Pope Francis confirmed that Mother Teresa was responsible for a recent miracle, her second, and will become a saint next year, according to the BBC.

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