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Would the Mafia target Pope Francis over Vatican reforms? - CNN.com

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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."

Pope Francis Not in Danger From Mafia, Vatican Says - ABC News

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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 ...

Would the Mafia ever order a hit on Pope Francis? - The Week

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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 ...

Prosecutor warns of a mob threat against Pope Francis | Religion ...

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Nov 13, 2013 ... If the mafia want to kill him, there's probably little that can be done to stop them, ... Pope John Paul II and the US bishops initiated reforms in the Church in the US ... Corruption has penetrated the highest spheres of the Vatican and Pope ... I was so touched by what he did with the over 600 disabled people in ...

Pope Francis Reforms a Vatican Bank Steeped in Dan Brown ...

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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 Synod Hall gathering ... “We needed to get rid of this cloud that was hanging over the church: The Vatican Bank ... Italian prosecutors concluded in 1997 that the Sicilian Mafia .....

Prosecutor warns of a mafia threat against Pope Francis | National ...

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Nov 18, 2013 ... The Vatican on Friday downplayed reported mob threats against Pope Francis, just two days after a high-profile anti-mafia prosecutor said Francis could be a target ... a series of remarks saying that Francis' reform-minded agenda was ... Francis has not been shy about blasting corruption wherever he can ...

Pope Francis launches reform of Vatican bureaucracy, with cleanup ...

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Oct 18, 2013 ... Pope Francis is taking action, and planning more, to reform the notorious Vatican bureaucracy. ... encouraged by a free market, will inevitably succeed in bringing .... and culture of secrecy also made the bank an ideal target for criminals, ... books, to take over the city-state's relatively new financial watchdog.

Mozzarella Mamma The Catholic Church and the Mafia - Mozzarella ...

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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 ...

Prosecutor: Mafia planning to assassinate pope - WND.com

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Nov 14, 2013 ... NEW YORK – The Mafia are considering assassinating Pope Francis for his anti- corruption agenda and his threats to reform or possibly even close the Vatican Bank, ... of state he appointed, Pietro Parolin, could take over the papacy. ... I would urge Francis to carry guns and learn how to fight and kill, ...

Pope Francis Is Cleaning Up The Church's Corruption And Pissing ...

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Nov 15, 2013 ... Pope Francis the target of possible mafia assassination? ... Credible sources warn his anti-corruption reforms are cutting into ... The pope, Gratteri said, “is dismantling the Vatican's economic centres. ... But seriously, this is one the many, many reasons that people all over the world (who are not American ...

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Pope Francis 'is mafia target after campaigning against corruption ...

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Nov 13, 2013 ... Prosecutor says pope's attempt to bring transparency to Vatican is making ... has backed reform at the Vatican's bank, which has been suspected for ... had never raided a mafia hideout which did not contain a religious image. ... Trump campaign chair in Ohio resigns over 'no racism before Obama' remarks ...

Mafia planning to kill Pope Francis, it has been claimed | Daily Mail ...

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Nov 13, 2013 ... The prosecutor admitted that the mafia would not necessarily be capable of such a strike, with the Vatican security services some of the best in the world. 'I do not know if ... Woman loses her mind at Subway over meatball sub.

Pope Francis May Be Risking His Life by Taking on the Mafia - The ...

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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. ... their hearts to fulfill his will, and to agree, and give their kingdom unto the beast, ... Reform- minded Francis has not been afraid to tackle the Vatican's burgeoni...