Apr 28, 2011 - 08:04 pm .- Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich told the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast that his conversion to Catholicism helped him discover the “transforming power of faith” in the face of the “increasingly aggressive secularization” of the United States.
Apr 28, 2011 - 04:43 pm .- A Nigerian bishop said corrupt leaders play a significant part in the violence that has killed at least 500 people in the last week.
Apr 28, 2011 - 02:33 pm .- Archbishop Donald J. Reece of Kingston criticized Jamaica’s leading newspaper for publishing a front-page photo of a 10-foot sculpture depicting Christ's naked body and exposed genitalia.
Apr 28, 2011 - 01:10 pm .- You don’t have to go far in Rome to know that a Polish invasion is underway.
Apr 28, 2011 - 12:08 pm .- An exhibit chronicling the life of John Paul II will open in St. Peter's Square in honor of the late Pope's upcoming beatification.
Apr 28, 2011 - 10:34 am .- Controversial Chicago priest Father Michael Pfleger was suspended by the archdiocese on April 27 after making public statements threatening to leave the Church if he were reassigned from his current parish.
Apr 28, 2011 - 05:58 am .- Auxiliary Bishop of Denver James D. Conley praised the new translation of the Roman Missal, calling it the Church's “gift to our generation.”
Apr 28, 2011 - 12:58 am .- A Catholic adoption charity in England is facing closure after losing its appeal against a law forcing them to place children with homosexual couples.