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Pope, meeting Iraqi leader, urges work for reconciliation
Thursday, February 11, 2016

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Meeting Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, Pope Francis expressed his hopes that Iraq and other war-torn countries would have leaders strong enough to bring once-divided peoples together.

"I wish for Iraqis and for all of us -- for the whole world -- leaders like this," the pope said ...

Supreme Court, states give death penalty laws another look
Wednesday, February 10, 2016

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The death penalty in the United States is repeatedly getting hit by the pause button -- which doesn't mean it is going away anytime soon, but at the very least it is getting a second look by state legislatures, courts and the U.S. Supreme Court.

This year, several states ...

Pope-patriarch meeting historic, but substance is key
Tuesday, February 9, 2016

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The planned Feb. 12 meeting in Cuba between Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of the Russian Orthodox Church will be a historic event, those involved in ecumenical relations agree, but they contend the proof of the pudding will lie in the content of the joint statement the two ...

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