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Pope Denounces Commodities Speculation

posted on July 1, 2011 at 12:07 PM

VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Benedict XVI denounced speculation in commodities markets Friday and demanded a global response to high food prices based on solidarity, not profit. Full Story

Vatican Official Tamps Down Perceived OK to GMOs

posted on January 7, 2011 at 5:01 PM

VATICAN CITY (AP) -- A Vatican cardinal backed off the Holy See's perceived approval of biotech crops Tuesday, saying farmers in the developing world shouldn't be dependent on foreign multinationals for their seeds. Full Story

Grapes and Graves

posted on January 5, 2007 at 8:01 PM

Grapes and graves may seem an unlikely combination, but Catholic cemetery officials in Hayward, California are cultivating a graveyard vineyard in hopes of making sacramental wine. Full Story

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