Archive of October 24, 2009

Cardinal George lauds appointment of N.Y. archbishop to Jewish Affairs post

Oct 24, 2009 - 05:50 pm .- Archbishop of New York Timothy M. Dolan has been named Moderator of Jewish Affairs for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). USCCB president Cardinal Francis George says Dolan will be a friend to the Jewish community and will convey “profound respect” for others’ spiritual gifts.

Poll reveals most Spaniards oppose new abortion law

Oct 24, 2009 - 01:27 pm .- A poll conducted by the NC Report for the newspaper “La Razon,” has revealed that 58.4 percent of Spaniards are against permitting 16 year olds to abort without the consent of their parents, and 46 percent oppose reforming the current law.

National Catholic Youth Conference expects 20,000 in Kansas City

Oct 24, 2009 - 07:07 am .- The 2009 National Catholic Youth Conference expects 20,000 teenagers Nov. 19-21 in Kansas City for its gathering, which is based on the theme “Christ Reigns.” While 600 adults have volunteered, conference leaders are calling for 400 more.

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