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Faith is passed on at home, pope tells parents at baptism

Faith is passed on at home, pope tells parents at baptism

| Junno Arocho Esteves | January 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Faith isn’t something learned just by studying the catechism but rather is a gift passed on to children by the example of their parents, Pope Francis said.

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Vatican Museums to launch full virtual tour to increase accessibility

Vatican Museums to launch full virtual tour to increase accessibility

| December 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

In the technology support department at the Vatican Museums, Villanova University student Justin Myers is spending a semester creating virtual tours of galleries, part of a larger project to make the museums accessible to everyone.

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Fear, uncertainty lead to a ‘do-it-yourself’ religion, pope says

Fear, uncertainty lead to a ‘do-it-yourself’ religion, pope says

| Junno Arocho Esteves | August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Like the ancient Israelites, Christians today also can fall into the temptation of creating their own idols when difficulties and uncertainties arise, Pope Francis said.

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Sequestered by conclave, cardinals missed births, rain, cellphones

Sequestered by conclave, cardinals missed births, rain, cellphones

| Carol Glatz | March 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

“Once you get in there, you will feel the gentle breeze of the Holy Spirit, and you’ll see God’s grace very much at work.”

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