Surprise, Dr. Scalfari! Pope Francis answers an atheists questions, and reaches out to all unbelievers
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Eugenio Scalfari, scrittore ma soprattutto giornalista, nasce a Civitavecchia il 6 aprile 1924; inizia la professione di giornalista come collaboratore del "Mondo" di Mario Pannunzio. Nel 1955 è tra i fondatori de "L'Espresso" che dirige dal 1963 al 1968. Deputato socialista dal 1968 al 1972, nel 1976 fonda "la Repubblica" che dirigerà fino al 1996 e di cui poi rimarrà editorialista.
Arab News: "Pope Francis should declare Islam a religion of peace."
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Pope Francis washes feet of young detainees, including women and non-Catholics, in Holy Thursday rite - The Washington Post...(this is nothing new for this pope - he's done it several times as Archbishop.)
While popes have for centuries washed the feet of the faithful on the day before Good Friday, never before had a pontiff washed the feet of a woman. That one of the female inmates at the prison in Rome was also a Serbian Muslim was also a break with tradition.
Previous pinner --> Un-SexyModest: Or, What A Pope Can Teach Us About Modesty. Now, I am not religious in any way, but I think it's important to hear from sane, goodhearted religious people (to counter all the nuts out there who may have you believing that religion=crazy), and this take on the true meaning of 'modesty' is a great write, and made me really think.
In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, Pope Francis washes the foot of an inmate at the juvenile detention center of Casal del Marmo, Rome, Thursday, March 28, 2013. Francis washed the feet of a dozen inmates at a juvenile detention center in a Holy Thursday ritual that he celebrated for years as archbishop and is continuing now that he is pope.
ROME — Pope Francis washed and kissed the feet of a dozen inmates, including two young women, at a juvenile detention center. "Don't lose hope," Francis said. "Understand? With hope you can always go on."
ROME (AP) — Pope Francis washed and kissed the feet of a dozen inmates, including two young women, at a juvenile detention center in a surprising departure from church rules that restrict the Holy Thursday ritual to men. The Mass was held in the Casal del Marmo facility in Rome, where 46 young men and women currently are detained.
Pope washes feet of young Muslim woman prisoner in unprecedented twist on Maundy Thursday
FOTOS: Papa Francisco lavó los pies a jóvenes reclusos durante misa de Jueves Santo
Pope Francis washing inmates' feet.
Cardinal Wuerl Recalls Benedict’s Resignation and Pope Francis’ Election
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Never be afraid to speak the truth about marriage. Cardinal Wuerl: "Truth is never discrimination"
Pope Francis kisses child during weekly audience at Vatican Pope Francis kisses a child as he arrives to lead his weekly audience in St. Peters Square at the Vatican May 8. (CNS photo/Stefano Rellandini, Reuters)
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Cardinal Agostino Vallini pictured in 2011 photo Pope Francis reappointed Cardinal Agostino Vallini as his vicar for Rome. The pope is the bishop of Rome, but Pope Francis wrote in letter appointing Cardinal Vallini, 73, that his responsibilities are so vast that a vicar is needed to ensure the proper pastoral care of the Diocese of Rome. Cardinal Vallini is pictured in a 2011 photo. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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Pope Francis talks wit Madagascars transitional leader at end of private audience at Vatican Pope Francis talks with Andry Nirina Rajoelina, president of the High Transitional Authority of Madagascar, at the end of a private audience in his private library at the Vatican April 26.(CNS photo/Stefano Spaziani)
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Cardinals arrive for Pope Francis' inaugural Mass in St. Peter's Square at Vatican Cardinals arrive for Pope Francis' inaugural Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican March 19. Pictured are Cardinals Emmanuel Wamala, retired archbishop of Kampala, Uganda, Donald W. Wuerl of Washington, center, and George Pell of Sydney. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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Pope prays as he leads vigil for peace in Syria Pope Francis leads a vigil to pray for peace in Syria Sept. 7 in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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"Violence is not answered with violence, death is not answered with the language of death" #PopeFrancis #prayforpeace
Pope delivers blessing as he concludes Mass at Sts. Elizabeth and Zechariah Parish on outskirts of Rome Pope Francis delivers his blessing as he concludes Mass at Sts. Elizabeth and Zechariah Parish on the outskirts of Rome May 26. The pope gave first Communion to 16 children at the parish. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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Pope walks past statue of Mary during general audience at Vatican Pope Francis walks past a statue of Mary after praying in front of it during his general audience in St. Peters Square at the Vatican May 29. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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Blessed Mother Mary is blessing the Pope, no doubt about it. Pope Francis walks past a statue of Mary after praying in front of it during his general audience in St. Peters Square at the Vatican May 29. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
'A priest who forgets The Virgin Mary, is an orphan priest, the one who forgets his Mother.' - Pope Francis
Mother Mary and Her chosen Vicar of Jesus Christ, Pope Francis! I LOVE the Smile on our Blessed Mothers image. I have never seen one so beautiful!
Pray for Pope Francis now and at the time of his death, Blessed Mother. (...wish I knew where this image is...)
Papa Francisco: La Virgen María es un vaso rebosante de la memoria de Jesús y su sabiduría 01/01/2016 - 04:45 am .- El Papa Francisco presidió hoy la Misa por la Solemnidad de Santa María Madre de Dios –en este día la Iglesia celebra también la Jornada Mundial por la Paz–, y señaló que “a través de ella, a través de su «sí», ha llegado la plenitud de los tiempos”. “Ella se nos presenta como un vaso siempre rebosante de la memoria de Jesús,
Mother Mary and Her chosen Vicar of Jesus Christ, Pope Francis QUÉ FOTO INCREÍBLE!
¿Te llamas María? 7 rasgos del Santo Nombre de la Virgen explicados por los santos
Pope Frances and Blessed Mother.
#Papa Francesco #AveMaria
Pope waves after celebrating Mass for members of confraternities in St. Peters Square Pope Francis waves as he leaves during rainy weather after celebrating a Mass for members of confraternities in St. Peters Square at the Vatican May 5. The pope praised confraternities as a means of transmitting and cultivating the faith but said popular piety must be practiced in communion with the pastors of the church. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
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"THIS IS WATER" - David Foster Wallace delivered a stunning commencement address about how to live your life. Then, he committed suicide.