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Pope Francis Takes Break From Work, Sparking Fears For His Health

Religion News Service | Josephine McKenna | Posted 06.18.2014 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis’ abrupt decision to cancel his popular morning Mass and general audiences for the month of July has provoked fresh s...

Vatican: Pope Fitted With Pacemaker 'Some Time Ago'

Reuters | Posted 04.14.2013 | Religion

VATICAN CITY, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Pope Benedict had a heart pacemaker installed some time ago but was not suffering from poor health and remained luc...

VATICAN: Pope Faced No Pressure To Resign

Reuters | Posted 04.13.2013 | Religion

ROME, Feb 11 (Reuters) - Pope Benedict has no specific illness and his decision to resign was taken with no outside pressure, the Vatican spokesman ...