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Holy See confirms investigation of Order of Malta

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Pope sends condolences for victims of Turkish cargo jet crash

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Pope Francis to meet with Palestinian president on Saturday

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Former Director of the Vatican's school for diplomats, Justo Mullor dies

December 30, 2016. The smiling archbishop Justo Mullor died this morning in Rome, at the Pío XI Clinic. He was 84 years old.
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Pope approves new decrees for the Causes of Saints

December 22, 2016. On Wednesday, December 21, Pope Francis authorized the following decrees for the Causes of Saints:

New wave of serious leaks of confidential documents from the Pope

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The documents discuss the well publicized parties of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, the testimony of the former secretary to Marcial Maciel, how Angela Merkel was upset when an excommunication was lifted on a Lefebrian bishop, the Pope's bank account, a secret briefing for a meeting with the President of Italy, as well as the cease-fire of the Spanish terrorist group ETA.

These new documents will give more clues to Cardinal Julián Herranz and his commission that is currently investigating the Vatican leak of classified documents.


The Secretary of State is also conducting his own investigation into the leaks as well as the Vatican prosecutor who is working on a criminal investigation.




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