Posts Tagged Religion

Pope boosts Rome’s 2024 bid but warns: ‘I won’t be around’

In this photo provided by Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, Pope Francis talks to Franciscan Capuchin preacher father Raniero Cantalamessa, at the Vatican, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano)

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has given a papal thumbs up to Rome’s bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics amid talk that the Vatican might host some events. But he is warning: “I won’t be around.”

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Review: A charming ‘Soul Doctor’ returns to NY

In this photo released by Richard Kornberg & Associates, Josh Nelson, left, and Dan’yelle Williamson appear in a scene from “Soul Doctor”, at the Actors Temple Theatre in New York.  (AP Photo/Kornberg & Associates, Carol Rosegg)

NEW YORK (AP) — You don’t have to be Jewish to love Shlomo — but it helps.

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