PopeWatch: Francesca Immacolata Chaouqui Sentenced

    The Vatican trial involving Francesca Immacolata Chaouqui has come to an end:    A nine-month trial against three former Vatican officials and two journalists for the leaking of confidential financial information came to an end on Thursday, with

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PopeWatch: Francesca Immacolata Chaouqui and the Borgias

  Pope Francis invoked the memory of the notorious Borgia family as he returned from his African trip to a Vatican that is mired in scandalous allegations of espionage, sex and corruption. A Spanish priest who is one of five

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Francesca Immacolata Chaouqui Pregnant

  For a financial scandal to have legs there usually must be a sex scandal component.  Francesca Immacolata Chaouqui, at the center of the exploding Vatican financial scandal as a suspected leaker, has announced that she is pregnant. This has

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PopeWatch: Francesca Immacolata Chaouqui Arrested

  When PopeWatch first mentioned Francesca Immacolata Chaouqui back on November 13, 2013 he wrote the following: PopeWatch has noticed that the closer one pays attention to the day to day operations of the Vatican the more one becomes convinced that

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PopeWatch: Francesca Immacolata Chaouqui

  PopeWatch has noticed that the closer one pays attention to the day to day operations of the Vatican the more one becomes convinced that the Roman Catholic Church is the True Faith.  Why?  Well for the same reason that

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PopeWatch: Married Cardinal?

Hattip to commenter Phillip.  From Rorate Caeli:   Scandalous news first broken by our Spanish-language partners at Adelante la Fe. The information has been appropriately and thoroughly checked from multiple sources on the ground. On May 2th, 2018, Pope Francis

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PopeWatch: Tramp Stamp

    From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:     According to several reports out today, the Vatican will be issuing lower back tattoos to Catholics in honor of German priest and

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PopeWatch: Game of Popes

  From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber: There was some exciting news for Game of Thrones fans who also happen to love Jesus today after EWTN announced that they are set

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PopeWatch: 20%

  The sordid trial of Vallejo Balda, Francesca Chaouqui, Nicola Maio, and journalists Gianluigi Nuzzi and Emiliano Fittipaldi  continues:   Vatican City (AFP) – A Spanish priest at the centre of a controversial Vatican leaks trial admitted Monday to passing classified

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PopeWatch: Year of Mercy

  Sandro Magister at his blog Chiesa takes a look at “The Year of Mercy” that is commencing: ROME, December 4, 2015 – With the jubilee inaugurated last Sunday in the heart of deepest Africa, Pope Francis has bent an

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PopeWatch: Mammon

  The Apostle Paul said that the love of money is the root of many evils.  Certainly money throughout the history of the Church has proven troublesome, as clerics often seem to demonstrate an inability to manage funds without massive waste

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