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VATICAN CITY (RNS) According to an official statement from the Vatican, Pope Francis and President Obama discussed immigration reform and "the exercise of the rights to religious freedom, life and conscientious objection."


  1. The guaranteed silver bullet to rid a country of poverty works every time.

    It has worked to bring prosperity, peace and health to every country that ever embraced it!

    Yet it will never be tried in any religious country.
    Because the proper place for women according to religion … is a cage. And it is best if that cage forces them to have lots of unwanted babies, no other job and rotten husband for life. The very recipe of poverty.