Nov 15, 2013 ... "I don't know if organized criminals have the capability to do something to the
Pope. But they are certainly thinking about it."
Nov 14, 2013 ... The Vatican dismissed concerns today that Pope Francis could be a target of
Italian organized crime because his reforms threaten what one mafia expert ... "
There is no concrete reason that would lead us to worry. ... A number of Italian
judicial investigations over the years, however, have documented the ...
Jun 23, 2014 ... La Cosa Nostra didn't try to kill John Paul II — though Turkish gunman Mehmet
Ali ... Pope Francis' efforts to reform the Vatican Bank, or Institute for Religious ...
But the murder of a modern-day pope over money wouldn't be ...
Nov 13, 2013 ... ROME (RNS) Pope Francis has spoken out strongly against ... is most active, said
the pope's effort to reform the church is making the 'Ndrangheta "very nervous." ...
If the mafia want to kill him, there's probably little that can be done to stop ...
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Dec 6, 2013 ... The arrest, and the headlines that screamed across the Italian press, was the ....
Mafia victim: Roberto Calvi? .... Accounts are being targeted when a client has
been found to no ... How far the Vatican reforms go depends on the man at the
top. ... Pope Benedict did not touch it because he had no interest in ...
May 5, 2015 ... Pope Francis has brought in outsiders to clean up the Vatican's ... As Bloomberg
Markets magazine will report in its June issue, the ... Italian prosecutors
concluded in 1997 that the Sicilian Mafia ..... Drillers targeting crude in the U.S.
added 41 rigs over the past four weeks, Baker Hughes Inc. data show.
Jun 23, 2014 ... Pope Francis May Be Risking His Life by Taking on the Mafia ... to guide the
Cosa Nostra from his secret hideout to kill, threaten, extort and rob. ... act and the
pope's words did not reflect a change in Canon law on the matter). ... Reform-
minded Francis has not been afraid to tackle the Vatican's burgeoning ...
He explained the mob's anger with the Pope centers on the Vatican Bank, which
the new pontiff has ... trying to help smuggle tens of millions of euros across
Europe using a private plane in July 2012. ... The Pope's reforms threaten that
arrangement and will anger organized crime. ... "There are so many ways to kill a
Nov 15, 2013 ... Pope Francis the target of possible mafia assassination? ... Italian mafia?
Credible sources warn his anti-corruption reforms are cutting into their profits. Will
Pope Francis wake up with a horse's head in his bed or will he end up sleeping
with the fishes? Neither, according to the Vatican but you never know.
Mar 24, 2014 ... Pope Francis arrives for a meeting with relatives of innocent mafia victims, ... in
Rome's St. Gregorio VII church, just outside the Vatican, Friday, March 21, 2014.
.... kill anyone, especially because he would have to answer personally for ...
According to the authors, many of the local priests and bishops over ...