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Symbols adjusted on papal coat of arms - Catholic Herald Online

Symbols adjusted on papal coat of arms - Catholic Herald Online | Pope Francis I | Scoop.it
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Symbols adjusted on papal coat of arms
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The new papal blazon contains the same symbols that Pope Francis had on his episcopal coat of arms.
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This article explains the various symbols that are assembled into Pope Francis' coat of arms. If you had a coat of arms, what would it look like?

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Pope Francis To Wash Feet Of Prisoners On Holy Thursday

Pope Francis To Wash Feet Of Prisoners On Holy Thursday | Pope Francis I | Scoop.it
On Thursday, his belief that a pope's job is to serve the world's lowliest will be on display when he washes the feet of a dozen young inmates at a juvenile detention center in Rome.
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Footwashing is an essential Holy Thursday ritual of service and compassion.

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Pope urges Catholic priests to help poor, shun careerism

Pope urges Catholic priests to help poor, shun careerism | Pope Francis I | Scoop.it
Pope urges Catholic priests to help poor, shun careerism http://t.co/Ph8I2WsJsP
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Service above privilege. 

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Vatican did not expect Pope to visit youth prison

Vatican did not expect Pope to visit youth prison | Pope Francis I | Scoop.it
Vatican officials thought Pope Francis would only celebrate Holy Thursday Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica, but an invitation from a government minister changed their plans.
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It's awesome that the Holy Father models the works of mercy: visit those in prison; that he brings the Holy Thursday experience of service through love to these young people.

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