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Conservative African cardinal who clashed with pope leaves post

Metro USA 20 Feb 2021
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis has accepted the resignation from a top Vatican post of Cardinal Robert Sarah, a hero to many conservatives who often clashed with the pontiff on theological matters ... pope often allows Vatican officials to remain in their posts longer.

Pope Francis appoints more women to Vatican posts

Independent online (SA) 07 Feb 2021
VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis has appointed two women to Vatican posts previously held only by men, in back-to-back moves giving women more empowerment in the male-dominated Holy See ... He has also appointed women to the posts of deputy foreign minister, director of the Vatican Museums and deputy head of the Vatican Press Office.

Pope Francis appoints first woman to senior synod post

The Times of India 07 Feb 2021
VATICAN CITY. has broken with tradition to appoint a woman as an undersecretary of the synod of bishops, the first to hold the post with voting rights in a body that studies major questions of doctrine. Frenchwoman is one of the two new undersecretaries named Saturday to the synod, where she has been a consultant since 2019 ... Download ... Top Videos ... .

President-elect Biden reportedly tapping Boston Mayor Marty Walsh for labor secretary

Taunton Daily Gazette 08 Jan 2021
When President Bill Clinton reached into Boston City Hall to appoint Mayor Ray Flynn ambassador to the Vatican in 1993, City Council President Thomas Menino became acting mayor, a post he would use as a springboard to the next two decades that would make him the city's longest-serving mayor.

Pope Francis 'likes' Brazilian bikini model’s photo; Vatican seeks explaination from Instagram

DNA India 20 Nov 2020
The Vatican has raised the question of how Pope Francis' account liked a photo of a scantily clad Brazilian model and is now asking Instagram for explanations. The Catholic News Agency reported that an investigation has begun in the Vatican to find out how the photo came to be liked ... Vatican City recognises an Indian as 'saint'.
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