- Feb 23, 2020
Italy is preparing to welcome Donald Trump during his visit with Pope Francis in the Vatican and the G7, but what do Italians really think of the controversial president? The surprisingly positive Italian perspective might influence the pope, who, apart from having lived in Italy for four years now, also has an Italian heritage.
A Netflix documentary series called “The Keepers” tells the story of a 26 years-old nun, Sister Cathy, who was murdered in 1969. The archdiocese has released a statement saying that “suggestions of a cover-up by the Archdiocese are speculative and false.”
“Dare to be great in the grace of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen,” Cardinal Gerhard Mueller, prefect of the Congregation of the Doctrine of the Faith, told undergraduate students of Christendom College at their 2017 commencement ceremony.
Following his controversial comment saying that every Democrat should be pro-choice, Democratic National Committee chairman Thomas Perez will meet with the head of Democrats for Life of America, Kristen Day.
When Pope Francis meets Donald Trump, it will be the latest chapter in a story that goes back to George Washington. The Vatican and the United States have never seen eye to eye on everything, but they both understand the important role each has to play in international affairs.
Cardinal Joseph Tobin of Newark, New Jersey, on Wednesday issued a strong call to action to Catholic leaders to resist the immigration policies being implemented by the Trump administration, including musing aloud about the impact if every cardinal and bishop in the country were to accompany a potential deportee to his or her court hearing.