What is it about Pope Francis, the gays and airplanes? Every time the Holy Father is en route back to Rome from a far-flung place, he stuns the world with Christ-like talk, particularly on lesbians and gay men. The latest example came on Sunday. As is his wont, the pontiff held forth with the press […]
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Pope Francis made a landmark statement while flying back to Rome from a visit to Armenia.
Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston, the newest celebrity couple to constantly demand your attention, were spotted together at the Colosseum in Rome on Monday. Many are calling the couple's trip a "honeymoon," presumably because it sounds...Show More Summary
While flying back to Rome from Armenia Sunday, Pope Francis addressed questions regarding respect for gay people and his recent remarks on the...
Kate and I spent last week in Rome, to attend the wedding of a friend of mine from college, who was marrying an Italian woman. I’ve always wanted to see Rome, so this was a great excuse, and of course I took a lot of pictures– over 1,600 all told. This happens in part because…
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After making stops in Rhode Island, Nashville, and Suffolk, England, over the last two weeks, Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston have taken their new relationship's promo tour to Rome. The two were spotted holding hands at the freaking Colosseum this afternoon.Where will the paparazzi catch them next? THE MOON? ... More »
Christians must ask for forgiveness from people they have mistreated in the past, including gay people, the poor, and exploited women, Pope Francis said Sunday on a flight from Armenia to Rome.
Pope Francis said that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should apologise to gay people and seek their forgiveness for the way they have been treated. Speaking to reporters at he flew back to Rome from Armenia, the pope was asked if he agreed with comments by German Cardinal Reinhard Marx...
The two countries, once close regional allies, fell out after a deadly confrontation in 2010. They are scheduled to announce a deal to resume relations in Rome on Monday.
Pope Francis was asked about the June 12 Orlando massacre aboard the Papal plane on Sunday as it traveled from Rome to Armenia. The Pope “looked sad” according to Reuters, when asked about the massacre and whether he thought the Church sh… Read The post Pope Francis: Catholic Church Should Apologize to Gays and Seek Forgiveness appeared first on Towleroad.
Pope Francis said on Sunday that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should seek forgiveness from gays for the way they had treated them. Speaking to reporters aboard the plane taking him back to Rome from Armenia, he also saidShow More Summary
(Reuters) - Israel and Turkey on Sunday reached agreement to normalize ties, a senior Israeli official told Israeli reporters traveling with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is in Rome.
ROME — Italy’s second most sought-after fugitive, a convicted ‘ndrangheta crime syndicate boss feared as a “merciless killer,” was captured Sunday as he slept in his bed in a hideout in the rugged Calabrian mountains, police and prosecutors said. Ernesto Fazzalari “went from his sleep to the handcuffs of the Carabinieri” paramilitary police after 20...
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ROME (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini in Brussels and British Foreign Minister Philip Hammond in London on Monday, a senior State Department official sai...
It’s quite appropriate that this week’s episode of Outcast, “A Wrath Unseen,” begins with a funeral. It seems as if everyone in Rome is grieving or dealing with trauma. There are literal and figurative ghosts at every turn and there’s no escaping them. Show More Summary
Little known to most tourists, an entire stadium of homoerotic sculptures sits in the Stadio dei Marmi.
ROME (Reuters) - Ship crews pulled more than 2,000 migrants from overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean on Friday, Italy's coastguard said, as people smugglers stepped up operations during two consecutive days of good weather.