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Best International Destinations For The Holidays

Here’s a look at five of the best international destinations for the holidays.

11/28/2014

Pope John Paul II And Pope John XXIII Are Declared Saints During A Vatican Mass

Dallas Bishop Among Crowds On Historic Day Of 4 Popes

Bishop Kevin Farrell of the Catholic Diocese of Dallas was among an estimated 800,000 people who watched as two 20th-century popes were elevated to sainthood Sunday morning.

04/27/2014

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04/16/2014

Pope Francis leaves after he conferred the Episcopal Ordination to Vatican Governorate Secretary General, Fernando Vergez Alzaga of Spain at the end of a ceremony in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican on November 15, 2013. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS        (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Pope Francis Is Time’s Person of the Year, Texas Senator Makes Top Five

Time magazine selected Pope Francis as its Person of the Year on Wednesday, saying the Catholic Church’s new leader has changed the perception of the 2,000-year-old institution in an extraordinary way in a short time.

12/11/2013

Pope Francis leaves after he conferred the Episcopal Ordination to Vatican Governorate Secretary General, Fernando Vergez Alzaga of Spain at the end of a ceremony in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican on November 15, 2013. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS        (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Pope Francis Names New Bishop Of Fort Worth

Pope Francis named Monsignor Michael Olson, 47, the fourth bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth on Tuesday.

11/19/2013

VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - JUNE 16: Harley Davidson motorcycles are parked along 'Via della Conciliazione' during the mass for the 'Evangelium Vitae' Day at St. Peter's Square on June 16, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. (credit: Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images)

Pope Blesses Hundreds Of Harley-Davidsons

Pope Francis has blessed thousands of Harley-Davidsons and their riders visiting the Vatican.

06/16/2013

Most Reverend Mark J. Seitz (Photo: Catholic Diocese of Dallas)

Pope Appoints Dallas Aux. Bishop Mark Seitz To El Paso Diocese

Pope Francis has appointed the auxiliary bishop of Dallas, Mark J. Seitz, the new bishop of the Catholic Diocese of El Paso.

05/06/2013

Pope Francis takes place on St. Peter's square during his weekly general audience on April 10, 2013 at the Vatican. (credit: ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Pope Tweets Prayers For Blast Victims

Pope Francis is using his Twitter account to ask followers to pray for the victims of Wedneday’s fatal fertilizer plant explosion in the small Texas town of West.

04/18/2013

A statue of Pope John Paul II stands as a group of Charismatic Catholics attend Mass in the Nossa Senhora da Consolacao Church while under renovation on March 12, 2013 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Pope John Paul II Exhibit Opens In Lubbock

An exhibit of personal items from the life and work of Pope John Paul II has opened in West Texas amid the fascination with new Pope Francis.

03/18/2013

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North Texas Catholics Excited About Change Pope Francis Will Bring

Catholic clergy have watched the first 24 hours of Pope Francis’s reign closely.

CBS 11–03/14/2013

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North Texas Catholics Call Election of New Pope “A Wonderful Day In The Life Of The Church”

Latin Americans are reacting with joy to news of the first pope from the hemisphere, bursting into tears and cheers.

03/13/2013