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Italian integration minister issues defiant response to banana stunt

By Lizzy Davies Cécile Kyenge, whose groundbreaking term as Italy’s first black minister has been repeatedly marred by racist insults and protests, has reacted with defiance after bananas were thrown at her during a political rally. The minister for integration, who … Continue reading

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Cleric and 2 Others Arrested in Vatican Bank Investigation

By Rachel Donadio The Italian police on Friday arrested a prelate, a financial broker and an agent of the Italian Secret Service on corruption charges as part of a complex plot in which the priest — who is already under … Continue reading

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Ex-Pope Benedict returns to Vatican

He was flown by helicopter from the Castel Gandolfo papal summer residence to live permanently in Vatican City. Greeted by Pope Francis as he arrived, he was driven the short distance to his new accommodation. Benedict, 86, was last seen in … Continue reading

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Pope Francis’ Homily at the Papal Basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls

April 14. 2013 (Vatican Radio) Pope Francis celebrated Mass on Sunday evening in the Papal Basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls. Proclamation, witness, and worship were the three key ideas on which Pope Francis focused in his homily, with … Continue reading

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Pope: Homily for inaugural Mass of Petrine Ministry

2013-03-19 Vatican Radio Homily of the Holy Father at the Inauguration of his Papal Ministry 19 March 2013: Dear Brothers and Sisters, I thank the Lord that I can celebrate this Holy Mass for the inauguration of my Petrine ministry … Continue reading

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