Jun 3, 2011 - 06:11 pm .- Catholics have responded to the June 3 death of assisted suicide activist Dr. Jack Kevorkian with prayers for him and his victims, affirming the Christian belief in the sanctity of life.
Jun 3, 2011 - 06:07 pm .- The Bishops’ Conference of Spain has warned of the dangers of sexually charged ads and the promotion of the sex industry.
Jun 3, 2011 - 05:02 pm .- The three names on the short list for Archbishop of Milan were revealed in the Italian press June 3.
Jun 3, 2011 - 03:51 pm .- Religious freedom experts are saying the White House’s decision to fill the ambassador for religious freedom post, after a vacancy of nearly two and a half years, shows the issue is low on the priority list for the Obama administration.
Jun 3, 2011 - 03:04 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI expressed the urgent need to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as he met with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in a June 3 audience at the Vatican.
Jun 3, 2011 - 01:57 pm .- Several college students in Spain recently responded to 25 controversial questions about the Catholic Church. The group used the responses to create a series of videos to prepare young people for World Youth Day 2011.
Jun 3, 2011 - 01:56 pm .- All day in St. Peter’s Basilica pilgrims have been filing past the flower-covered tomb of Blessed Pope John XXIII, who died on this day in 1963.
Jun 3, 2011 - 11:00 am .- U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden met with Pope Benedict XVI in an unannounced visit to the Vatican, June 3. Both sides have been tight-lipped as to what was discussed.
Jun 3, 2011 - 06:07 am .- The Diocese of Rockford says Illinois' new civil union law has forced Catholic Charities to end an adoption partnership once ranked as the second-best in the state.
Jun 3, 2011 - 02:02 am .- Bishop Salvatore J. Cordileone of Oakland has encouraged Catholics to attend the Napa Institute’s first annual conference to respond to the growth of “practical atheism” and a secularism that is “antagonistic towards religion.”