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PopeWatch: Extraordinary

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:     Addressing the crisis of dwindling lay vocations, Fr. Donald Spenser of St. Lawrence Catholic Church anointed the Catholic Church’s first ever extraordinary ministers

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PopeWatch: YouTube

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Pope Francis and bishops from around the globe unanimously decided to actually try to do something about the sexual abuse crisis after YouTube went

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PopeWatch: Bus

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   The Vatican said this past weekend that it had reached an agreement with China on the process of constructing the “largest, most biggest ever”

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PopeWatch: Trump the Pope

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   The Vatican’s recent agreement to give America say over bishop appointments has critics accusing the Church of caving in to the current administration’s pressure.

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PopeWatch: Nike

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber: Pope Francis has reportedly sent an emotional letter to executives and the marketing team at Nike, thanking them with all his heart for “taking the

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PopeWatch: Emeritus II

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Mere days after former Vatican ambassador to the US, Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, alleged that the Pope was aware of sexual misconduct allegations against

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PopeWatcher: Grim Reaper

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber: Pope Francis decreed yesterday that death is “inadmissible” under all circumstances and that the Catholic Church should attempt to abolish it. The change has been

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PopeWatch: Chicken

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Several bishops from across the globe announced today that they are considering allowing divorced and remarried Catholics to receive Chick-fil-A. The bishops considering the

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PopeWatch: Mercy Me

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   The Vatican announced today that they will be opening a second Year of Mercy. The initiative is intended to address the crisis in the

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PopeWatch: Bad Deal

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber: Pope Francis announced Tuesday that he will withdraw the Vatican from the Columbia House 8 CDs For A Penny Deal, breaking with European churches, and

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PopeWatch: Robertson Guard

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   In an effort to become more inclusive, The Pontifical Swiss Guard announced this morning that it would begin defending leaders of other faiths for

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PopeWatch: Shadow on the Land

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   The world’s most famous pope foresees no early end to his papacy. The Pope’s handlers announced Friday that Pope Francis had seen his own shadow

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PopeWatch: Vatican Shutdown

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Hundreds of thousands of priests from around the world have either been sent back to the rectory or have been told to not show

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PopeWatch: Applause

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Longtime parishioner of St. Gertrude Catholic Church Stewart Donaldson is being accused of insensitivity and for “not being a team player” after he was

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PopeWatch: Reverence, Where Art Thou?

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Sierra Nevada–More than five dozen searchers scoured the Sierra Nevada foothills for the missing reverence at a Mass at the Church of St. Margaret

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PopeWatch: Recreational Heresy

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:     Roman Catholic dioceses in California began allowing recreational heresy Monday in what has been seen as a milestone in the mainstreaming of dissent.

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PopeWatch: Saint Santa

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   After close to a decade of research, historians from the University of America announced Wednesday that the fabled third-century saint, known to many as

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PopeWatch: Twitter and Beep

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:     Pope Francis took to Twitter on Wednesday afternoon to chastise some in the priesthood and the laity who use their cell phones to

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PopeWatch: Butter or Margarine

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Despite efforts to figure whether they were in a Catholic or Protestant service, local parishioners were left baffled after an “animated” man wearing vestments

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PopeWatch: Veneration

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:     Protestants from across the globe flocked to Wittenberg, Germany Tuesday to venerate a statue of Martin Luther in honor of the 500th anniversary

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PopeWatch: Regrets, They Had a Few

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:     Just days after actor Mark Wahlberg statement that he regretted portraying a porn star in Boogie Nights, fellow Catholic actor Kevin James announced

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PopeWatch: Pope as Cruel and Unusual Punishment

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Two prisoners in Bologna, Italy escaped during their lunch with Pope Francis yesterday, reportedly fleeing back to their jail cells after what they called

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PopeWatch: Knights

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Two months after ditching their ostrich-plume chapeaus, the Knights of Columbus continue their rebranding efforts by announcing the organization shall be henceforth known as

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PopeWatch: Stand Up, Stand Up For Jesus

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Catholics parishioners across the U.S. protested during the Our Father Sunday in defiance of Pope Francis, who said that parishioners who kneel during the

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PopeWatch: That 70’s Show

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:     USCCB spokesman, Bishop Roger Belvedere confirmed this week that any Catholic organization attempting to make themselves appear current will be suppressed, as “anything

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PopeWatch: Punched by the Holy Spirit

From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:     Days after the Pontiff sustained injuries after hitting his head in a popemobile accident in Colombia, Pope Francis has now condemned his own

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PopeWatch: Denzinger

    From the only source of reliable Catholic news on net, Eye of the Tiber:     The largest cross-boarder Lefeverist smuggling tunnel to date was discovered in a midnight raid earlier today by Swiss Guards.  The smugglers fled,

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PopeWatch: Beanies

    From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   It was announced today that the Swiss Guard’s uniform will be changed to a more modern hipster look. Pontifical Swiss Guard Commandant

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PopeWatch: Debt

    From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Total catechism student loan debt in the U.S. has officially topped $1.8 hundred dollars. In March, the Francis administration announced a series

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PopeWatch: Let God Sort ‘Em Out

  From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   VATICAN––The Vatican this morning is announcing that every pope that has ever lived, including ones still living, is to be canonized by the

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PopeWatch: Deadbeat

  From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   The mother of local deadbeat Anthony Green confirmed to friends and family today that the sweet, pretty girl that sits behind her at

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PopeWatch: Box Office

    From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   It’s been three years since Benedict’s colossal battle with the Roman Curia devastated Vatican City. The loss of spiritual life and collateral

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PopeWatch: UberMass

    From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:   Uber has announced plans to begin offering Mass deliveries beginning early next year. Attempting to expand beyond the borders of ridesharing and

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