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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 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...

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...