Jun 24, 2011 - 08:33 pm .- All public establishments could be required to post a notice declaring that the Peruvian capital supports “gender and sexual orientation equality,” in a new Lima ordinance drafted by the city mayor of Lima, Susana Villaran.
Jun 24, 2011 - 06:01 pm .- The Catholic Archdiocese of Havana is defending the considerable risks in that the Catholic Church in Cuba took in negotiations with the Cuban government to help secure the release of over 100 political prisoners.
Jun 24, 2011 - 04:24 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI met with members of an Eastern Catholic aid organization on June 24, urging them to concentrate on the survival of threatened Christian populations in the Middle East.
Jun 24, 2011 - 02:59 pm .- The Vatican’s new initiative aimed at sparking dialogue with atheists and agnostics may soon be coming to North America.
Jun 24, 2011 - 12:30 pm .- June 24 is the Feast Day of St. John the Baptist's birth and that means a very busy day for Father John Fitzpatrick, the rector of the Church of San Silvestro in Capite, where the decapitated head of St. John is kept on public display.
Jun 24, 2011 - 06:10 am .- The Vatican has introduced a new way of keeping silence in their churches while also informing tourists – the iPod.
Jun 24, 2011 - 03:07 am .- The state-controlled Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association sparked intense controversy on June 23 by announcing its intent to ordain up to 40 bishops without the approval of the Pope.
Jun 24, 2011 - 01:11 am .- The U.S. Catholic bishops have given their support to the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed standards to limit toxic pollution from power plants.