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Pelosi receives Communion in Vatican amid abortion debate

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

ROME - U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi met with Pope Francis on Wednesday and received Communion during a papal Mass in St. Peter's Basilica, witnesses said, despite her position in support of abortion rights.
Pelosi attended the morning Mass marking the feasts of St. Peter and St. Paul, during which Francis bestowed the woolen pallium stole on newly consecrated archbishops. She was seated in a VIP diplomatic section of the basilica and received Communion along with the rest of the congregants, according to two people who witnessed the moment.
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Speaker Nancy Pelosi receives Communion at Vatican amid abortion rights debate

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

The move by the Vatican signaled a rebuke to arch-conservative San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone, who has barred Pelosi from receiving the sacrament in her home diocese.
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