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After Bishop Finn, All Eyes on Chile

The Vatican’s announcement that Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Bishop Robert Finn of Kansas City, Missouri, was just one line, released in Tuesday’s...

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Top 10 Skulls

In the Christian tradition, the days that follow Halloween commemorate the souls of exalted martyrs of the Catholic Church as well as those of deceased family...

Top 10 Vatican Pop-Culture Moments

The Vatican's L'Osservatore Romano newspaper has decided that the Simpsons — the cartoon world's most famous family — are one of its own. TIME takes a look at...

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