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Catholic terms and their corresponding meanings

There are certain common terms we make use of or hear in the Catholic Church but we may be unaware of their meaning and knowledge of their meaning is surely important. Below is a list of some common Catholic terms and their corresponding meaning. SOME COMMON CATHOLIC TERMS AND THEIR MEANING

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Catholic terms and their corresponding meanings

TRAVEL

Vatican City: The country with only 800 citizens and is ruled by a Pope

When it comes to a country being tiny and unique, there's hardly anyone that you can find as the Vatican City, one of the two countries sandwiched in Italy with the other one being San Marino. The Vatican City, is a sovereign state that gained independence from Italy in 1929 and is now a distinct territory under full leadership and authority of the Holy See, is located in the City of Rome, Italy.

  3 months ago ago
Vatican City: The country with only 800 citizens and is ruled by a Pope

RELIGION

Meet 5 Famous Pastors Who Fell From Grace to Grass

For many centuries, there have been stories of religious leaders who fell from grace which took the world by shock when their crimes, sins and scandals began unfolding to the public. The fallen pastors and leaders include famous men of God like Ted Haggard, one of many anti-gay activities who was caught being gay, and Tony Alamo, who was sentenced to 175 years in prison for pedophilia and marrying an eight-year-old girl.

  6 months ago ago
Meet 5 Famous Pastors Who Fell From Grace to Grass

RELIGION

With 1.3 Billion Catholics In The World, Pope Francis Has No Private Jet, See How He Travels

In life, everyone is entitled to their own opinions. Bringing us to the fact that people have things that they love and likes to acquire be it cars, expensive items or even private jet. But it will interest you to know that the leader of the Catholic church all over the world, Pope Francis has no private jet to himself.

  6 months ago ago
With 1.3 Billion Catholics In The World, Pope Francis Has No Private Jet, See How He Travels

RELIGION

Religious artifacts possibly safeguarded in the Vatican's Archives.

The Vatican is the central point of the world's largest brand of Christianity. With its nearly 2000 years of existence and its secretive nature, it's no wonder that over the years, the Vatican, and the catholic church it represents, have been rumored to have in its possession many items of intrigue.

  3 months ago ago
Religious artifacts possibly safeguarded in the Vatican's Archives.

RELIGION

The Scientific Instrument That The Catholic Church Owns In Arizona, U.S.A.

The Vatican or Catholic Church however way you choose to call it is an organization known for its vast knowledge and vast resources. But in all honestly, the institution has always been known as a very mysterious organization, owing to its very headquarter's mysterious perceptive outlook.

  4 months ago ago
The Scientific Instrument That The Catholic Church Owns In Arizona, U.S.A.

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Interesting Details About The Vatican City, The Smallest Independent City-State in The World

The Vatican city became independent of Italy's jurisdiction as its nation on February 11, 1929, the treaty that established this ruling was called the Lateran Treaty. The aim was to establish the Vatican city as its own city-state that is independent of any rule only led by the Pope and Rome.

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Interesting Details About The Vatican City, The Smallest Independent City-State in The World

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Youths Arrested In Dunamis For Wearing Anti-Buhari T-Shirt, Pope To Undergo Surgery

Youths Arrested In Dunamis Church For Wearing 'Buhari must Go' T-shirt Some youths have been reportedly arrested in Dunamis Church for allegedly wearing 'Buhari Must Go' T-Shirt to Sunday service in Abuja. It was gathered that the youths were arrested at the church headquarters in Lugbe by the church security and handed over to the Department of States Service (DSS).

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Youths Arrested In Dunamis For Wearing Anti-Buhari T-Shirt, Pope To Undergo Surgery

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Pope Francis received German Chancellor, Angela Merkel on farewell visit to Rome

Pope Francis who is the head of the Catholic Church and also the king of the Holy See has on Thursday received the outgoing German Chancellor whose name is Angela Merkel as she paid a farewell visit to him in the Vatican city. She would also be having talks with the Italian prime minister whose name is Mario Draghi.

  3 months ago ago
Pope Francis received German Chancellor, Angela Merkel on farewell visit to Rome

RELIGION

Pope Francis: Afghanistan withdrawal was not completely thought through

The Vicar of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis has said in an interview that the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan was not examined totally. According to the Supreme pontiff, he said that the United States failed to see the possible outcome of their action when made.

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Pope Francis: Afghanistan withdrawal was not completely thought through

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Pope Francis was admitted to a hospital in Rome.

Pope Francis has been admitted to a Rome hospital for a colon operation. More information will be available following the surgery at the Gemelli University Hospital, according to the Vatican spokesperson, Matteo Bruni. The Argentine Pope, who is 84 years old, spoke to thousands of visitors in St Peter's Square earlier on Sunday.

  6 months ago ago
Pope Francis was admitted to a hospital in Rome.

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President Buhari Prays For Pope Francis, Wishes Him A Speedy Recovery After Undergoing Surgery

President Muhammadu Buhari through his special assistant on media and publicity Garba Shehu has wished Pope Francis a speedy recovery after he underwent colon diverticulitis surgery in Italy. Photo Credit: CNN According to a statement from the Vatican Spokesman obtained by CNN, it was the Pope himself that went to Gemelli hospital in Rome for a scheduled surgery which causes discomfort in the colon and is very common in aged people.

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President Buhari Prays For Pope Francis, Wishes Him A Speedy Recovery After Undergoing Surgery

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Pope appears in public for first time since surgery

The Vatican announced that Pope Francis had responded well to colon surgery in a hospital in Rome on Sunday evening, overcoming the first significant health challenge in a pontificate that has lasted more than eight years and shifted the priorities and direction of the Roman Catholic Church. In a short statement released late Sunday night after the unexpected announcement of the pope’s hospitalization earlier in the day, Matteo Bruni, the Vatican spokesman, said that the operation had taken place while the pope was under general anesthesia and that Francia, 84, had “responded well.”

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Pope appears in public for first time since surgery

POLITICS

Today's headlines; "I wonder why Nigerians accepted me" -Buhari, Pope Francis returns to Vatican.

President Buhari has stated that he wonders why Nigerians accepted and voted for him despite the fact that he is poor. According to the President, the nation voted him into office and re-voted for a second term, despite the fact that he is not among the nation's elites.

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Today's headlines;

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Pope Francis receiveS letter with 3 bullet days After colon surgery.

Image credit: Riccardo De Luca/AP. Days after Pope Francis returned from the hospital for a colon surgery in July,the Pope was surprise to receive a letter Address to him which contained 3 bullet which is unarguably for a short gun including also some message referring to some financial operations at the Vatican.

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Pope Francis receiveS letter with 3 bullet days After colon surgery.

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Experts investigations dispels myths against Pope Pius XII and Jews in Rome

Many testimonies have now shown how the Pope Pius XII asked many conventions to hide and protect the lives of Jews from the Nazis during world war 2. According to the Vatican city, Pope Pius XII was not silent during the killing of Jews around Europe, he tried his best to save the lives of Jewish people who were at the brink of death.

  4 months ago ago
Experts investigations dispels myths against Pope Pius XII and Jews in Rome

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President Buhari asks Nigerians to pray for Pope Francis.

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a get-well letter to Pope Francis, the leader of the Catholic Church in the world. Photo credit- Anaedo news site. President Buhari through his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Malam Shehu Garba, issued the letter, and called on Nigerians to pray for the recovery of the Roman Pontiff.

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President Buhari asks Nigerians to pray for Pope Francis.

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President Muhammadu Buhari wishes Pope Francis a successful surgical operation.

President Muhammadu Buhari has delivered a healthy message to Pope Francis, the head of the Catholic Church, as he heads for a scheduled surgery on Colon Pope Francis prayed for people in St Peter's Square from his study window on Sunday before he broke the sad news of him rescheduled for surgery.

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President Muhammadu Buhari wishes Pope Francis a successful surgical operation.

TRAVEL

The 3 Biggest Embassy Buildings Around the World

Embassy can be described as a diplomatic or foreign building that is permanently located in a host country. This building is regarded as a very important building. So important that an individual must have permission from an embassy before any guarantee of leaving for the country. However, some embassy's building are known to be very big in the country of their location.

  4 months ago ago
The 3 Biggest Embassy Buildings Around the World

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Brazilian Bishop Resigns After Video Of Him Masturbating Leaked Online

60-year-old Brazilian Bishop, Tome Ferreira da Silva has resigned from his position on Thursday evening August 19, after a video and images of him allegedly masturbating during a video call were leaked online. Photo Credit: The Washington Post In the video, Bishop Tome Ferreira da Silva was in a video call with another man that shows him in a half-naked state why he caressed his genitals.

  5 months ago ago
Brazilian Bishop Resigns After Video Of Him Masturbating Leaked Online