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I will give you the keys

REFLECTIONS TODAY Simon Peter’s confession is used as Gospel reading for the feast of the Chair of St. Peter. While Peter is at times presented as sitting on a chair, while holding a key, the feast is not about a material chair (although a statue called Cathedra Petri is located…
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February 21, 2021
Pope Francis

Pope Francis Removes Conservative African Cardinal From Vatican Post

ROME—Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Cardinal Robert Sarah as head of the Vatican’s office for liturgy, removing an outspoken conservative and possible future pope from the ranks of Vatican leadership. The Holy See Press Office announced Saturday that Cardinal Sarah had stepped down. No successor has been named. The…
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February 20, 2021
Pope Francis

Pope voices solidarity with people of Myanmar

Pope Francis wearing a face mask attends an inter-religious prayer service for peace in Rome, Italy, October 20, 2020. REUTERS/ Guglielmo Mangiapane Published February 7, 2021 10:31pm VATICAN CITY, Holy See — Pope Francis on Sunday expressed "solidarity with the people of Myanmar" following last week's military coup, urging the…
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February 7, 2021