Pope Francis

Pope Francis
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Mark Abrams
April 23, 2018 - 7:53 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia Archdiocese is sponsoring a pilgrimage to the World Meeting of Families set in Dublin this summer. Philadelphia was the site of the last world meeting event in September 2015 which was capped by a two-day, whirlwind visit by Pope Francis. Father...
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Bishop Andriy Rabiy
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Mark Abrams
April 22, 2018 - 1:45 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Pope Francis has named an auxiliary bishop to serve as administrator of the Ukrainian Catholic Church operations based in Philadelphia. Bishop Andriy Rabiy had been serving in a parish in Reading as well as the chancery office for the Ukrainian church here in...
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Mark Abrams
April 18, 2018 - 3:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The metropolitan archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, based in Philadelphia, has resigned his post. Stefan Soroka has served for 17 years as the archbishop of the Ukrainian Archeparchy that encompasses eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland,...
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Jay Wright Pope Francis
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Kristen Johanson
April 15, 2018 - 3:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It was a divine moment Saturday for Villanova basketball. Head coach Jay Wright and university leaders made a visit to Vatican City for an extraordinary meeting of the Catholics. "It was a very moving event for all of us," said Villanova University President Father...
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Mark Abrams
April 12, 2018 - 10:20 pm
VILLANOVA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - A two-day international forum on the impact of the five-year papacy of Pope Francis begins Friday on the campus of Villanova University. Dr. Barbara Wall, Villanova's vice president for mission and ministry, is coordinating the conference. She says Pope Francis'...
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