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Photos of the Week: April 19, 2021
Vatican leaps into the world of sports
The Vatican announced its plans to take a leap of faith into the wide world of sports with the creation of its first ever sports association.
South Korean bishop hopes Winter Olympics are steppingstone to peace
A South Korean bishop wants the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics to be a steppingstone for achieving peace in the region.
Faith, family lighten load for triathlete who travels with a lot of gear
World-class triathlete Katie Hursey Zaferes travels with a custom bicycle and enough workout gear to outfit an entire aerobics class.
Motivated by family, faith, five-time Olympian hopes for gold in Rio
Encouraged by his family, Lopez took to taekwondo at a young age. His parents thought the martial arts would be good for character development. Soon the entire family was deeply invested in the sport.
Go for the solidarity, pope tells Olympic athletes
more important prize than a gold medal is up for grabs at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro: a chance to experience solidarity and contribute to the realization that all people are members of one human family, Pope Francis said.