Archive of November 6, 2010

Papal visit will highlight Catholic vision of Spain's greatest architect

Nov 6, 2010 - 06:31 pm .- Most of the renowned artists who lived during the last century weren't known for being particularly religious. But while many cultural pioneers were fleeing from faith, Spain's greatest architect was building for God alone.

Pope Benedict calls Europe to return to the cross, the 'guiding star'

Nov 6, 2010 - 03:08 pm .- Developing further the concept of "new evangelization" in the world, Pope Benedict XVI has called all of Europe - especially young people - out of the darkness and into the light of faith.

Would-be pro golfer on path to priesthood

Nov 6, 2010 - 01:16 pm .- It’s easy to imagine a six-foot, tanned, 32-year-old Peter Hannah on the golf greens of Monterey, California, in textbook form, languidly driving balls 300 yards.

Church is the 'embrace of God,' pilgrim Pope tells Spaniards

Nov 6, 2010 - 11:19 am .- Pope Benedict XVI spoke of transformation through the love of God as he visited one of the major Catholic pilgrimage sites of Europe. He noted that the Catholic Church is the place where that love can be spread.

Benedict XVI encourages justice for poor and defenseless upon arrival in Spain

Nov 6, 2010 - 10:36 am .- Immediately upon arriving in Spain, Pope Benedict XVI touched on the sensitive topic of abortion in the country today. The Pontiff called for justice for the "poorest and the most defenseless."

Archbishop emphasizes ‘full spectrum’ Catholicism after marriage controversy

Nov 6, 2010 - 07:52 am .- Outlining his pastoral ministry, his work on immigration, and his prayerful opposition to abortion, the Archbishop of Minneapolis-St. Paul has said that he must speak on controversial issues. His remarks follow activist and media opposition to the Minnesota bishops’ campaign to educate Catholics about the nature of marriage.

Bishop asks Pope to confirm Spain in her faith

Nov 6, 2010 - 01:08 am .- Bishop Jose Ignacio Munilla of San Sebastian asked Pope Benedict XVI to confirm Spain in her faith during his Nov. 6 – 7 visit. “In the Catholic Church, the Pope is the guarantor of our unity in the faith –  or said differently – he is the one who confirms us in the faith,” the bishop said.

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