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SNEDEKER: There’s definitely a new pope in town

March 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

I love this still-pretty-new Pope, and I’m not even religious.

[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_original","fid":"616639","attributes":{"alt":"","class":"media-image","height":"264","typeof":"foaf:Image","width":"191"}}]]He jokes around. He c…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Pope Francis named Time’s Person of the Year

December 11, 2013 in Uncategorized

Time magazine named Pope Francis its Person of the Year on Wednesday, crediting him with shifting the message of the Catholic Church while capturing the imagination of millions of people who had become disillusioned with the Vatican.

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Pope Francis named Time’s Person of the Year

December 11, 2013 in Uncategorized

Time magazine named Pope Francis its Person of the Year on Wednesday, crediting him with shifting the message of the Catholic Church while capturing the imagination of millions of people who had become disillusioned with the Vatican.

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Catholic officials: Pope’s message not new

September 20, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Officials of two Catholic dioceses based in Crookston, Minn., and Fargo said Thursday that news accounts of Pope Francis’ unusually blunt criticism of the church have missed the point. Continue Reading

Local Catholics celebrate the election of Pope Francis I

March 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The selection of a pontiff affects 1.2 billion Catholics worldwide, but each has a different take on the recent election of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI’s successor, Pope Francis I. Continue Reading