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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.
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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."

Heroic virtue decrees

2015-07-17

July 17, 2015. The Pope has approvedthe heroic virtues of the following Servants of God: 

AndreaSzeptyckyj, from the order of St. Basil, Metropolitan of Halyc; 

Giuseppe Carraro, Bishop of Verona; 

Agustin Ramirez Barba, a diocesanpriest, founder of the Congregation of the Sisters Servants of theLord of Misericorida; 

Simpliciano della Natività, priest of theOrder of Friars Minor; 

Maria del Refugio Aguilar Torres, founder ofthe Congregation of Mercedarian Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament; 

Maria Teresa Dupouy Bordes, professed religious of the Sacred Heartof Jesus, foundress of the Congregation of the Missionaries of theSacred Heart of Jesus and Mary; 

Elisa Miceli, Founder of theInstitute of the Catechist Sisters of the Sacred Heart; and 

Isabel Mendez, professed sister of the Congregation of the Sisters ofSt. Joseph.