Mar 24, 2004 - 12:00 am .- During today’s general audience, on the eve of the feast of the Annunciation, Pope John Paul recalled he has entrusted the Church, the world and mankind to the Immaculate Heart of Mary, responding to Our Lady’s plea in Fatima.
Mar 24, 2004 - 12:00 am .- The latest book written by John Paul II, entitled “Rise, Let Us Be Going,” recalling his life experience as a bishop, will be release in Italian on May 18th by Mondadori Publishers, the Vatican announced today.
Mar 24, 2004 - 12:00 am .- Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger revealed this Monday that Pope John Paul II has already signed the Latin version of a new document on the liturgy, which will probably be made public during the Easter Season.
Mar 24, 2004 - 12:00 am .- The power of "The Passion of the Christ" is its effectiveness in helping people understand that their personal suffering, when united to Christ’s, can lead to self-knowledge and a greater intimacy with God.
Mar 24, 2004 - 12:00 am .- The first group of U.S. bishops will arrive here on March 28 for their “Ad Limina Apostolorum” visit, the once-every-five-years trip bishops must make to the Vatican.
Mar 24, 2004 - 12:00 am .- University students from all over the world will have the opportunity to “bridge evangelism with intellectualism and religious values” at the Eighth International Youth Forum in Rome, March 31 to April 4. The theme of the forum, organized by the Pontifical Council for the Laity, is "Youth and University: Witnessing to Christ in the University World.”
Mar 24, 2004 - 12:00 am .- According to two recent surveys, “The Passion of the Christ” has not caused an increase in anti-Semitic sentiment among Americans nor has it caused an increase in the number of Americans who blame Jews today for the death of Jesus.
Mar 24, 2004 - 12:00 am .- Piedad Cordoba, a liberal senator from Colombia, has announced that during an upcoming visit to Peru she will take the opportunity to promote homosexual “rights” in the country.