May 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- On Saturday morning, after celebrating a private Mass in the chapel of the archbishop's palace in Krakow, the Holy Father travelled by car to Wadowice, the home town of John Paul II.
May 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- The U.S. bishops view the immigration bill that passed May 25 in the Senate as a critical first step in reaching a comprehensive approach to dealing with the challenges of the nation’s immigration system.
May 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- The U.S. bishops have called for modifications to the Palestinian Anti-Terrorism Act of 2006 to support a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and to alleviate the urgent needs of the Palestinian people.
May 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- Cardinal Theodore McCarrick ordained the Archdiocese of Washington's largest class of priests since 1973 and the second largest in the nation this year.
May 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- In anticipation of their meeting with Pope Benedict on June 3rd in St. Peter’s Square, leaders and members of the various ecclesial movements will gather for a conference May 31-June 2 at Rocca di Papa, Italy to discuss the theme, “The beauty of being Christians and the joy of communicating it.”
May 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- Church people and refugees in East Timor are hoping foreign troops will be able to end the violence that has seen thousands of residence take refuge in church and NGO-run centers, reported UCA News.
May 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- Inpreparation for the 5th World Meeting of Families, which will takeplace this July in Valencia, Spain, the 12th Congress on Science andHuman Life will be held July 1-4 at the Catholic University of Valencia.
May 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- Lech Walesa, the former president of Poland and recipient of the 1983 Noble Peace Prize, said last week the new Europe being built needs Christian values.
May 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- The Notivida news agency is reporting that the Supreme Court of Costa Rica has declared homosexual marriage to be unconstitutional.
‘Our silence becomes in turn a plea for forgiveness and reconciliation,’ says Pope on Auschwitz visitMay 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- On Sunday afternoon, Benedict XVI travelled by car from the archbishop's palace in Krakow to the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps, on the last stage of his apostolic trip to Poland.
May 29, 2006 - 12:00 am .- On Saturday afternoon, Pope Benedict presided over a celebration with young people in Krakow’s Blonie Park - the site of many of John Paul II's celebrations in Krakow.