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Sheila Hess , Jim Kenney - The Fiat 500L 'Popemobile' used by Pope Francis during his visit to Philadelphia last year has sold at auction for $82,000 USD at the Philadelphia Auto Show at Pennsylvania Convention Center - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States - Friday 29th January 2016

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Pope Francis, Max Spann, Kate Chapman, Michael Chapman and Bishop John J. Mcintyre

Pope Francis - Pope Francis leaves New York City after his visit via John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) to fly onto Philadelphia at Kennedy Airport - Queens, New York, United States - Saturday 26th September 2015

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Pope Francis - Pope Francis says Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States - Saturday 26th September 2015

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Pope Francis - Pope Francis departs New York City from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) - Queens, New York, United States - Saturday 26th September 2015

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Pope Francis - Pope Francis arrives at Madison Square Garden to visit the UN, 9/11 memorial. Thousands of people gather to see Pope Francis lead a huge mass. at Central Park, Madison Square Garden - New York City, New York, United States - Saturday 26th September 2015

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Pope Francis Looks To Move Church Away From Homosexuality, Contraception And Abortion


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Pope Francis has called for a change to the way the Catholic Church is perceived in the wider public eye, saying that it is time to call off the witch hunts against gays and abortionists and no longer concentrate on what he called "small-minded rules." Instead, the head of the Catholic church has urged his congregation to follow the charitable principals of Jesus Christ and has call for an end to the discussions of what is and isn't sin.

His comments came as a breath of fresh-air to some more liberally-minded Catholic, but despite calling for a reduced interest in certain Catholic preoccupations, he lamented that his and the Churches' views on same-sex relationship, contraception and abortions was still very much the same. Pope Francis may not appear as immediately traditional and obsessed with papal doctrine as his predecessor, but his beliefs towards the grey areas of Catholicism were very much similar to bygone ideals.

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Pope Francis has emerged as a popular figure with his modern views

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Pope Francis

Date of birth

17th December, 1936

Occupation

Religious Figure

Sex

Male




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