Jan 20, 2011 - 07:10 pm .- Barring any problems at the publishers, the second volume of Pope Benedict XVI’s two-volume biblical study, “Jesus of Nazareth,” will be out during Lent.
Jan 20, 2011 - 05:29 pm .- Legislation which would permanently prohibit taxpayer funding of abortion across all federal programs is “one of our highest legislative priorities,” the new Speaker of the House has said in his introduction to the legislation.
Jan 20, 2011 - 05:06 pm .- The French religious sister, Marie Simon Pierre, has revealed new details about the miracle that paved the way for John Paul II’s May 1 beatification.
Jan 20, 2011 - 04:37 pm .- America’s ambassador to the Holy See says the two sides are working to rebuild trust following the leak of alleged diplomatic cables that caused embarrassment late last year.
Jan 20, 2011 - 01:41 pm .- The prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of the Saints, Cardinal Angelo Amato, has cautioned against rushing to attribute a possible second miracle to John Paul II.
Jan 20, 2011 - 05:59 am .- Americans believe that key themes from President Kennedy’s inauguration speech are still important more than 50 years later, a new survey says.
Jan 20, 2011 - 03:16 am .- The failure of mediation in an electoral dispute in Ivory Coast could result in military action.
Jan 20, 2011 - 01:01 am .- Pope Benedict XVI’s call for world religious leaders to gather in Assisi, Italy to pray for peace has touched off a lively debate among Italian Catholic opinion leaders.