Archive of August 15, 2009

U.S. bishops launch website on health care reform

Aug 15, 2009 - 05:25 pm .- As the American health care debate continues, the U.S. Catholic bishops have launched a webpage to promote support for a “truly universal” health policy that respects human dignity.

South Carolina woman readies for joy in religious life

Aug 15, 2009 - 02:07 pm .- After two years of contemplating a religious vocation, Virginia Cotter thought she was finally ready to visit some orders for a closer look. When she arrived at the Sisters of Life convent in New York last year, she was in for a shock.

Catholic sister chases rifle-toting burglary suspect in Missouri

Aug 15, 2009 - 10:32 am .- Police in Independence, Missouri have arrested a rifle-toting teenage burglary suspect who was chased into the woods by a religious sister on Thursday morning.

Trek across the country reveals a pro-life America

Aug 15, 2009 - 07:01 am .- After weeks of witness on the road, in church youth groups, and in front of abortion clinics, forty young people will end their three simultaneous cross-country pro-life walks across America in Washington, D.C on Saturday. The walk organizer said the endeavor helped women to reject abortion and revealed significant pro-life support.

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