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Vatican launches new website for the Protection of Minors from sex abuse

December 6, 2016. The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors (PCPM) has launched a website to provide the public with information about their mission: "the effective protection of minors and a commitment to ensure their human and spiritual development.”
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These are the names of the 17 new cardinals the pope appointed at the consistory

November 19, 2016. 13 of them are under the age of 80, and thus able to vote in a hypothetical conclave, and four of them are non-electors.

Vatican congratulates Trump and hopes his time in office "can truly be fruitful"

November 9, 2016. While speaking to Vatican Radio, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican Secretary of State, congratulated the new president and hoped that his government "can truly be fruitful."

Rome marks Francis' pontificate with special edition bus pass


It features his photo and date of his election, March 13, 2013, as well as the phrase, "Rome salutes Pope Francis,” in Italian. The department printed one million tickets in all, in a first come, first serve basis, for passengers, as well as thousands of curious tourists seeking a little piece of the historic election.

The city's uncommon move is not unprecedented, however. They did the same thing for the beatification of John Paul II in May 2011.