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Pope condemns resurgence of anti-Semitism in Europe
Pope condemns resurgence of anti-Semitism in Europe

Pope Francis condemned a "worrying" resurgence of anti-Semitism in Europe and urged the continuation of dialogue between Christians and Jews.

Pope condemns resurgence of anti-Semitism in Europe
Turkey PM slams pope's 'one-sided' Armenia genocide comments
Turkey PM slams pope's 'one-sided' Armenia genocide comments

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu lashed out at Pope Francis for "inappropriate" and "one-sided" comments.

Turkey PM slams pope's 'one-sided' Armenia genocide comments
Pope leads prayers for persecuted Christians on Good Friday
Pope leads prayers for persecuted Christians on Good Friday

The Pope led Catholics in prayer for persecuted Christians around the world at a Good Friday service in Rome.

Pope leads prayers for persecuted Christians on Good Friday
Pope denounces 'intolerable brutality' in Iraq, Syria
Pope denounces 'intolerable brutality' in Iraq, Syria

Pope Francis denounced the "intolerable brutality" being inflicted on Christians and other minorities in Iraq and Syria by Islamic State group militants.

Pope denounces 'intolerable brutality' in Iraq, Syria
Pope voices sadness over Libya beheadings of Christians
Pope voices sadness over Libya beheadings of Christians

Pope Francis expressed "profound sadness" over the beheading of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians by Islamic militants in Libya, saying they had been killed for their faith.

Pope voices sadness over Libya beheadings of Christians
Pope to make historic US Congress address on Sept 24
Pope to make historic US Congress address on Sept 24

Pope Francis will bring his message of peace and compassion to politically gridlocked Washington in September when he becomes the first pontiff to address the US Congress.

Pope to make historic US Congress address on Sept 24
Pope Francis. ©REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
Pope opens doors to transsexual dubbed 'devil's daughter': report

Pope Francis has met a Spanish transsexual and his fiancée at the Vatican, opening his doors to a man dubbed "the devil's daughter" by a local priest.

Pope opens doors to transsexual dubbed 'devil's daughter': report
Pope Francis. ©REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
Pope says Catholics do not need to breed 'like rabbits'

Pope Francis has said that good Catholics do not have to breed "like rabbits".

Pope says Catholics do not need to breed 'like rabbits'
Pope to end record-setting Asia tour
Pope to end record-setting Asia tour

Pope Francis will fly back to Rome after a dramatic week in Asia that saw him draw record crowds and hammer home his pro-poor message to millions.

Pope to end record-setting Asia tour
Big business cashes in on 'Brand Pope' in Philippines
Big business cashes in on 'Brand Pope' in Philippines

Pope Francis says he has come to the Philippines to help the poor, but the country's biggest businesses and multinationals are also cashing in.

Big business cashes in on 'Brand Pope' in Philippines
Pope to begin passionate, chaotic Philippine visit
Pope to begin passionate, chaotic Philippine visit

Pope Francis will immerse himself in the Catholic Church's passionate and chaotic Asian heartland as he lands in the Philippines for a five-day trip.

Pope to begin passionate, chaotic Philippine visit
Pope heads to Sri Lanka, kicking off Asia trip
Pope heads to Sri Lanka, kicking off Asia trip

Pope Francis set off for a six-day trip to Sri Lanka and the Philippines, where his open-air masses are expected to draw millions.

Pope heads to Sri Lanka, kicking off Asia trip
Pope Francis. ©REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
Pope names 20 cardinals, many from developing world

Pope Francis on Sunday named 20 new cardinals, a majority of them from Africa, Asia and Latin America, increasingly key areas.

Pope names 20 cardinals, many from developing world
Under fire from bishops, Pope shirts pulled from Philippine stores
Under fire from bishops, Pope shirts pulled from Philippine stores

The Philippines's largest broadcaster pulled souvenir T-shirts for an upcoming papal visit from its stores.

Under fire from bishops, Pope shirts pulled from Philippine stores
Pope condemns religious persecution in Christmas address
Pope condemns religious persecution in Christmas address

Pope Francis roundly condemned jihadist violence and the "brutal persecution" of religious minorities in a Christmas message.

Pope condemns religious persecution in Christmas address
Pope Francis. ©REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
Pope calls for greater empathy in Christmas Eve mass

Pope Francis urged people to have greater empathy towards family and friends with problems in his Christmas Eve mass.

Pope calls for greater empathy in Christmas Eve mass
Pope leads global praise for 'historic' US-Cuba rapprochement
Pope leads global praise for 'historic' US-Cuba rapprochement

Pope Francis led a chorus of global plaudits for breakthrough in US-Cuban relations, hailed as "historic" in Europe and South America.

Pope leads global praise for 'historic' US-Cuba rapprochement
Pope calls on Muslim leaders to condemn Islamist terror
Pope calls on Muslim leaders to condemn Islamist terror

Pope Francis urged Muslim leaders worldwide to "clearly" condemn terrorism carried out in the name of Islam.

Pope calls on Muslim leaders to condemn Islamist terror
On Turkey trip, Pope to reach out to Islamic world
On Turkey trip, Pope to reach out to Islamic world

Pope Francis heads to Turkey with a brief to use his populist touch to rebuild bridges with the Islamic world that were damaged by his predecessor Benedict XVI.

On Turkey trip, Pope to reach out to Islamic world
Pope heads to Strasbourg to reinvigorate 'tired' Europe
Pope heads to Strasbourg to reinvigorate 'tired' Europe

Pope Francis heads to Strasbourg for a lightning visit to the European Parliament, where he hopes to help reinvigorate a "tired" Europe.

Pope heads to Strasbourg to reinvigorate 'tired' Europe