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Vatican: Pope did not say there is no hell – BBC News

A top Italian daily did not accurately quote Pope Francis, the Vatican says. The Vatican has denied that Pope Francis told a well-known Italian journalist that “there is no hell”. The quote came in an article in Italy’s La Repubblica daily. But the Vatican said “no quotations” in the article …

Pope Francis Announces New Path To Sainthood : The Two-Way : NPR

Pope Francis has introduced a new pathway to Catholic sainthood, recognizing those who sacrifice their lives for others. The new category, introduced in a official letter from the pope on Tuesday, is “one of the most significant changes in centuries to the Roman Catholic Church’s saint-making procedures,” Reuters reports. Before …

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015

Today is Wednesday, Feb. 25, the 56th day of 2015 with 309 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mercury and Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Neptune, Uranus and Venus. Those born on this date are under the sign of Pisces. They include: French painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir …

The Almanac – UPI.com

Today is Monday, July 7, the 188th day of 2014with 177 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mercury, Neptune, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars Jupiter, Mars and Saturn. Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include Austrian composer Gustav Mahler in 1860; …

The almanac – UPI.com

Today is Saturday, April 19, the 109th day of 2014 with 256 to follow. The moon is waning. The morning stars are Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter and Mars. Those born on this date are under the sign of Aries. They include statesman Roger …

Almanac for Thursday, April 17, 2014

Today is Thursday, April 17, the 107th day of 2014 with 258 to follow. The moon is waning. The morning stars are Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter and Mars. Those born on this date are under the sign of Aries. They include American industrialist …