Pope Francis

Egypt facing state of emergency after bombings

 04/10/2017 - 04:09
Mourners gather for the funeral for the victims of a bomb explosion at Mar Girgis Coptic church in Tanta, Egypt, 10 April 2017. EPA/MOHAMED HOSSAM
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The President of the United States said Sunday he was sad to hear about the terrorist attacks on two Coptic Christian churches in Egypt and hoped that the Egyptian President will respond in the right way.

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Mourners gather for the funeral for the victims of a bomb explosion at Mar Girgis Coptic church in Tanta, Egypt, 10 April 2017. EPA/MOHAMED HOSSAM

Deadline nears for contestants in Trump’s border wall ‘pageant’

 03/30/2017 - 03:42
The border fence in the city of Tijuana (Mexico). President Donald Trump intends to prolong the wall with the purpose of stopping illegal migration. EFE / ARCHIVE BRAULIO GUERRA 

It is the first step in a process that promises to combine three of Trump’s most successful ventures: beauty pageants, reality TV competitions and xenophobia. Proposals include hi-tech ‘virtual wall’ and 1,600km barrier of shipping containers.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 3:15am
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The border fence in the city of Tijuana (Mexico). President Donald Trump intends to prolong the wall with the purpose of stopping illegal migration. EFE / ARCHIVE BRAULIO GUERRA 

Anti-Semitism rising across West as result of 'populism and isolationism'

 01/26/2017 - 04:03
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The Head of the European Jewish Congress warned of his 'deep concern' about Anti-Semitism rising across West as result of 'populism and isolationism', reports The Independent.

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Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 3:45am
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A ceremony in Israel in honor of the victims of the Holocaust, on Jan 25th. EFE/Abir Sultan

'Encuentro' and the search for Latino priests in Philly

 04/13/2017 - 23:57
Latinos make up most of the Catholics in  the area and many churches are looking for the next Latino leaders of the church.

Latino community hit hard in Orlando massacre

 06/13/2016 - 18:00
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Almost half of the 50 Orlando mass shooting victims were Latino

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Monday, June 13, 2016 - 5:46pm
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Reacción a la reciente exhortación apostólica del papa

 04/11/2016 - 13:54
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Amoris Laetitia es una reflexión seria y extensa sobre el matrimonio cristiano. No cambia ninguna enseñanza de la Iglesia o disciplina, pero sí subraya la importancia de la sensibilidad pastoral en relación con las situaciones difíciles que muchos matrimonios hoy en día enfrentan.

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Monday, April 11, 2016 - 1:38pm
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Reaction to Pope's recently issued apostolic exhortation

 04/11/2016 - 13:48
EFE/EPA/ETTORE FERRARI

Amoris Laetitia is a serious and extensive reflection on Christian marriage. While it changes no Church teaching or discipline, it does stress the importance of pastoral sensitivity in dealing with the difficult situations many married couples today face.

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Monday, April 11, 2016 - 1:38pm
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Philly 'el mejor sitio turístico' según Lonely Planet

 02/09/2016 - 15:01
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La nueva designación de Filadelfia como Patrimonio de la Humanidad, su "transformación urbana" y su asequibilidad la han posicionado en el primer lugar de la lista de Lonely Planet "como mejor sitio turístico en Estados Unidos".

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 12:28pm
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Dining, events, gentrification: Lonely Planet names Philly top travel spot in U.S.

 02/09/2016 - 12:44
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The city is called “NYC’s more neighborly neighbor”

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 12:28pm
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Martin Martinez
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Usted podría conducir el Fiat del Papa

 01/21/2016 - 12:50
Pope Francis in his Fiat, arriving in Philadelphia last September. Photos: Lucía Tejo/AL DÍA News
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Este icónico vehículo sale a subasta.

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Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 2:39pm
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Pope Francis in his Fiat, arriving in Philadelphia last September. Photos: Lucía Tejo/AL DÍA News

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