Feb 17, 2011 - 06:59 pm .- Amid an economic situation still affected by uncertainty in the world marketplace, a group of cardinals expressed their gratitude to the faithful who continue to keep the Holy See going through their donations.
Feb 17, 2011 - 06:01 pm .- An Argentinean archbishop recently reminded Catholics that the Catholic Church is more than the criticism she receives.
Feb 17, 2011 - 05:47 pm .- While a decree from the Vatican held that three churches in the Diocese of Springfield should not be closed, a canon lawyer who analyzed the ruling said that the document leaves open the possibility that the churches can still be shut down if proper procedure is followed.
Feb 17, 2011 - 04:34 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI met with president Dmitry Medvedev at the Vatican on Feb. 17 in their first meeting since the Holy See and Russia decided to upgrade their diplomatic relationship in 2009.
Feb 17, 2011 - 03:54 pm .- Archbishop Javier del Rio Alba clarified his position that Peruvian Catholics should not vote for candidates who back abortion.
Feb 17, 2011 - 02:22 pm .- Religious orders face continues pressures to “secularize” and this threatens their identities and their mission in the world, according to the retiring leader of the Vatican’s office on religious life.
Feb 17, 2011 - 01:05 pm .- Cardinal Antonio Maria Rouco Varela of Madrid, Spain recently presented Pope Benedict XVI with an official World Youth Day 2011 backpack.
Feb 17, 2011 - 05:47 am .- A Catholic school principal from West Virginia was chosen out of 400 nationwide contestants to win a cash prize and 60 cases of chocolate for being titled the “World's Finest” principal.
Feb 17, 2011 - 02:42 am .- The second anniversary of the death of Cardinal Stephen Kim Sou-Hwan of Seoul comes at a time of increased organ donations attributed to his advocacy.