Francis Marion’s Lauryn Taylor sets NCAA single-game rebounding record

Caitlin Clark wasn’t the only one setting a new NCAA record Thursday night. Francis Marion’s Lauryn Taylor set a Division I, II and III national record with 44 rebounds in the Patriots’ 85-62 Division II win over North Greenville. The 5-foot-11 center controlled the glass, grabbing 30 defensive boards and 14 offensive rebounds, setting single-game […]

Pope Francis Meets Argentine President Javier Milei in Vatican

ROME – Pope Francis hosted Argentina’s populist president Javier Millei at the Vatican on Monday for an hour-long meeting. “During the intense consultations held at the State Department, gratitude for the good relations between the Holy See and the Argentine Republic and the desire to further strengthen them was expressed,” the Vatican Press Office said. […]

Pope Francis Blasts Those Who Oppose Blessing Gay Couples

ROME – Pope Francis has doubled down on his support for blessing same-sex couples, calling those who oppose the practice “hypocrites.” “I do not bless ‘same-sex marriages.’ I bless two people who love each other, and I ask you to pray for me,” the pope said. Said italian weekly magazine Credere this week. Just before […]

Pope Francis Condemns “Terrible Increase In Attacks Against Jews” Worldwide

Pope Francis also called for prayers “particularly for the return of the hostages” held by Hamas. (File) Vatican City: Pope Francis on Saturday condemned the “terrifying increase in attacks against Jews around the world” and the rise in anti-Semitism since the outbreak of the Gaza war on October 7. “We Catholics are deeply concerned by […]

Pope Francis Warns Journalists of ‘Groupthink,’ ‘Cognitive Pollution’

ROME – Pope Francis warned on Wednesday of the dangers of “big data”, saying “algorithms are not neutral” and can be used to spread fake news and create groupthink. Artificial intelligence systems “could cause 'cognitive pollution,' the distortion of reality when partially or completely false stories are believed and broadcast as true,” the Pope said. […]

Pope Francis Tells Italians ‘Having Children Is a Duty to Survive’

ROME, Italy – Pope Francis on Saturday reiterated his concern about Europe's demographic winter and called on Italians to have more children. Pope: “I'm worried about the declining birthrate'' Said Italian association About local politicians. “There is a culture of population decline that stems from fewer children.'' “It's true, anyone can have a dog, it's […]

Pope Francis Calls on WEF to Promote ‘Far-Sighted’ Globalization

ROME—Pope Francis called on participants at this week's World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting in Davos to promote a “visionary and ethically sound” model of globalization. The World Economic Forum “aims to guide and strengthen political will and mutual cooperation,” the Pope said. Said And it “offers important opportunities for multi-stakeholder engagement to explore innovative and […]

Pope Francis’ ‘new direction’ attacks the sanctity of family and life

For centuries, the Roman Catholic Church has been a beacon guiding believers on the path of righteousness and repentance, a church that reveres its leaders as embodiments of holiness. But Pope Francis' recent actions demonstrate his desire to make the church more human than divine. As a devout Catholic, I wish this wasn't the case, […]

Pope Francis Praises Marxist-Christian Dialogue : ‘A Fine Program’

ROME – Pope Francis met with a group of Marxists at the Vatican on Wednesday and advised them to continue pursuing dialogue with Christians. On Wednesday, the Pope received Delegation from the Transversal Dialogue Project (DIALOP). consensus” From Christian social education, Marxist critical theory, and feminism. For many years, DIALOP “has been committed to promoting […]

African Bishops Reject Pope Francis’ Approval of Same-Sex Blessings

African bishops on Thursday rejected Pope Francis' new guidance on blessing same-sex unions, saying in a letter they affirmed communion with Francis but believed LGBT relationships were contrary to church teaching and the Bible. He said there was. Cardinal Fridolin Ambongo, President of the Symposium of the Episcopal Conferences on Africa and Madagascar (SECAM), signed […]


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