VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – The Vatican says it is happy that Pope Benedict was left off Time magazine’s list of the world’s 100 most influential people, which included the Dalai Lama and the spiritual head of Orthodox Christians. “I am … Continue reading
Among the signers of the liquidation decree is Mikhail Gorbachev. The Canadian Free Press article begins: “Warsaw, Poland: New, sensational documents concerning the attempt against the late pope, John Paul II, have been revealed in a new book by John … Continue reading
Harare, Apr 22, 2008 / 09:07 pm (CNA).- A coalition of Catholic and Protestant church leaders has appealed to the world to end the state-sponsored terror and humanitarian crisis in Zimbabwe, the Catholic Information Service for Africa (CISA) reports. The … Continue reading
Don’t Tread on Me takes on a new meaning in the Alps. CNA reports. “Geneva, Apr 30, 2008 / 04:01 pm (CNA).- Switzerland has now become a country in which the unborn are less important than plants and animals. The … Continue reading
Honolulu, May 1, 2008 / 08:02 pm (CNA).- The Vatican Congregation for the Causes of Saints has ruled that a Hawaiian woman’s cure from cancer was a miracle linked to her prayers to Blessed Father Damien De Veuster. The missionary … Continue reading
Glasgow, May 1, 2008 / 01:08 am (CNA).- A Scottish soccer team could be censured after a player displayed a shirt that said “God Bless the Pope” in a post-game victory celebration, the BBC reports. The Celtic goalkeeper Artur Boruc, whom … Continue reading
Iraq’s deputy prime minister under Saddam Hussein, went on trial this week after 5 years in prison, the AsiaNews service reports. Aziz faces the death penalty if convicted of ordering multiple executions. Post from CWN here
NEW YORK (LifeSiteNews) – The decision by several prominent pro-abortion politicians to publicly receive Holy Communion at papal Masses during the recent visit of Pope Benedict XVI, despite clear Church teaching that says that their reception of Communion would constitute … Continue reading
Among the inspiring words the Holy Father wrote to the participants in the annual youth pilgrimage were the following: “[C]elebrate with enthusiasm the joy of loving Christ and of believing and hoping in him, and to follow with trust the … Continue reading
What about the importance of believing in Jesus Christ and becoming Catholic? “Vatican City, Apr 29, 2008 / 09:46 am (CNA).- The Pontifical Council for Inter-religious Dialogue sent its annual Message to Buddhists for the Feast of Vesakh. The … Continue reading
Los Angeles, Apr 28, 2008 / 10:22 pm (CNA).- A Los Angeles-based apostolate is sending relics of Catholic saints to U.S. troops based around the world and to their families in the United States. More here.
So much for ecumenism. I mean, what is a Catholic sponsored radio station for anyway?
“Dallas, Apr 25, 2008 / 08:50 pm (CNA).- Yoko Ono, the widow of Beatles singer and songwriter John Lennon, has with several others filed several lawsuits challenging the use and critique of Lennon’s song “Imagine” in the documentary “Expelled.” One … Continue reading
“Yonkers, NY, Apr 26, 2008 / 03:45 am (CNA).- St. Joseph Seminary in Yonkers, New York, has received dozens of applications following Pope Benedict’s visit, the New York Daily News reports.” Here is the rest of the article from Catholic … Continue reading
New York, Apr. 25, 2008 (CWNews.com) – An abortion clinic in Rockland County, New York, announced its closing on April 25. It was one of 50 American abortion centers targeted by the “40 Days for Life” prayer campaign. Read here.