Tag: Religion News

Sanders To Visit Vatican City Days Before NY Primary [VIDEO]

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will head to Vatican City just days before the New York primary to attend a meeting on social justice and economic issues. Sanders announced Friday morning that he will attend the conference, which will be hosted by the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences on April 15. Sanders, who would be…

Pope to Meet Russian Orthodox Church Head in Cuba [VIDEO]

Pope Francis will meet with Patriarch Kyril, the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, in Cuba this month. Vatican spokesman Federico Lombardi said the meeting, which will be the first in nearly 1,000 years to bring together the head of the Catholic and Russian Orthodox Church, was β€œbeautiful news.”

Atlanta Archbishop to sell $2.2 million residence after outcry

In an attempt to appease angry parishioners, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Atlanta said Saturday that he will sell a $2.2 million residence and move into another available archdiocese property. The decision came after a meeting at the Archdiocese of Atlanta with three advisory councils. Photo: In this March 31, 2014, photo the new $2.2…