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More on the New Documentary

As I disclosed last week, I recently viewed the notable documentary Secrets of the Vatican (2014), on PBS. But I wanted to look at something else the film discussed that I didn’t get to mention. What was also interesting about the … Continue reading

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New documentary, old problems for the Church of Rome?

Recently, I viewed the “Secrets of the Vatican” (2014), on PBS, http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/secrets-of-the-vatican/.  It is a new documentary that, according to its subtitle, is: “A report on the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI, the first pope to step down voluntarily in 600 … Continue reading

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United Nations blasts Vatican for decades of child abuse

The Church of Rome’s chickens seems to be coming home to roost, if you will, via the UN. The Associated Press very recently reported that a “UN human rights panel accused the Vatican of systematically protecting its reputation instead of … Continue reading

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