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."
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 ... Prosecutor says pope's attempt to bring transparency to Vatican is ... Pope
Francis's crusade against corruption has made him a target for Italy's all-powerful
mafia clans, ... has backed reform at the Vatican's bank, which has been
suspected for years ... "There is no affiliation rite that does not...
Nov 14, 2013 ... Pope Not in Danger From Mafia, Vatican Says. ... Pope Francis could be a target
of Italian organized crime because his reforms threaten what one mafia ... "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 ... 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 ...
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 ... the
Calabria region in Southern Italy said that Pope Francis' reform...
Nov 13, 2013 ... According to leading anti-mob prosecutor Nicola Gratteri, the Italian mafia is not
pleased and might take actions against him. ... to bring down financial corruption
in the Vatican has angered the bosses of the 'Ndrangheta. ... Pope Francis, who
is in favor of “a poor church”, wants a reform of the Vatican's ban...
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. .... Rain,
rain, go away: Jennifer Garner struggles to jump over a huge ...
Jun 24, 2014 ... This weekend, Pope Francis found a gesture to rival these mafia ... corruption
and reforming Vatican finances, "they will seriously consider it. ... "If something is
to happen to one of mine, I want them to kill me. .... To fret over the pope's safety
is to assign an importance to his juridical action it m...
Nov 14, 2013 ... Francis' simple blue Ford Focus and the small Vatican motorcade pulled up ...
Francis' financial house-cleaning might make him a target for Italy's mob, ... He
said he didn't know if the Mafia could target the pope, "but certainly they're
thinking about it. ... Serbia strikes war-like tone with ...