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Christmas Eve Mass: Pope Urges 'Tenderness', Calls Christian Refugees In Iraq

Reuters | Philip Pullella | Posted 12.25.2014 | Religion

VATICAN CITY, Dec 24 (Reuters) - Pope Francis ushered the world's 1.2 billion Roman Catholics into Christmas on Wednesday, urging them to allow God to...

Pope Gives First Christmas Eve Mass As Pontiff

AP | Posted 02.23.2014 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis lauded Jesus' humble beginning as a poor and vulnerable baby as he celebrated his first Christmas Eve Mass as pontif...

Pope: Find Room For God

Reuters | Posted 12.25.2012 | Religion

By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY, Dec 24 (Reuters) - Pope Benedict, leading the world's Roman Catholics into Christmas, on Monday urged people to fi...

Pope Decries Commercialization Of Christmas

AP | By NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 02.23.2012 | Religion

VATICAN CITY -- Pope Benedict XVI decried the increasing commercialization of Christmas as he celebrated Christmas Eve Mass on Saturday night, urging ...

Christmas in Rome: Four Places to Enjoy Italian Traditions

Kathy McCabe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Kathy McCabe

Traveling to Italy so often -- at least several times a year -- I've discovered that my favorite season to visit Italy is winter, especially right around Christmas.

Pope Visits Rome Soup Kitchen, Delivers Christmas Presents

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI waded into a crowd of well-wishers in Rome on Sunday, just days after he was knocked down by a woman at a Chris...

Pope Knocked Down By Woman At Christmas Mass

AP/ The Huffington Post | ARIEL DAVID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VATICAN CITY � A woman jumped the barriers in St. Peter's Basilica and knocked down Pope Benedict XVI as he walked down the main aisle to begin Chri...