Friday, 30 March 2012 00:00
Visiting Latin America for the second time in his pontificate, Pope Benedict XVI offered a message of hope for social progress rooted in a revival of Catholic faith.
Friday, 23 March 2012 00:00
“I grew up in the Soviet Union in a time of persecution,” said Archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz — the first archbishop of Moscow, currently the apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Pinsk in his native Belarus — in a homily during a prayer service with students at St. Paul Catholic High School in Santa Fe Springs on March 13.
Friday, 16 March 2012 00:00
Remembering the common roots of the Christianity they share, Roman Catholics and Anglicans should renew their commitments to praying and working for Christian unity, Pope Benedict XVI said.
Friday, 09 March 2012 00:00
Here is an exclusive excerpt from the English translation of "My Brother, the Pope" by Msgr. Georg Ratzinger, released March 1 by Ignatius Press. The book, originally published in German, takes the form of an interview, along with editorial commentary, by co-author Michael Hesemann.
Prayer of the MonthPapal intentions for November: That priests who experience difficulties may find comfort in their suffering, support in their doubts, and confirmation in their fidelity. That as fruit of the continental mission, Latin American Churches may send missionaries to other Churches.
Papal intentions for December: That children who are victims of abandonment or violence may find the love and protection they need. That Christians, enlightened by the Word incarnate, may prepare humanity for the Savior's coming.