Jul 17, 2011 - 05:55 pm .- A new in-depth report on Planned Parenthood by a pro-life group shows that American taxpayers give substantial amounts of money to the abortion provider each year.
Jul 17, 2011 - 02:10 pm .- The U.K.-based Catholic Agency for Overseas Development is appealing to the world on behalf of 10 million East Africans facing starvation and death due to a severe drought.
Jul 17, 2011 - 01:11 pm .- Pope Benedict called on Catholics to nourish their faith in order to “prevent evil from taking root” in their lives. His words came during his July 17 Angelus address which took place in Castel Gandolfo.
Jul 17, 2011 - 01:04 pm .- Seven years after entering the Catholic Church, Father Doug Owens’s journey toward ordination was sealed with the single word present, as he responded to vocations director Father Michael Cummins’s invitation, “Let Douglas, who is to be ordained a priest, come forward.”
Jul 17, 2011 - 12:05 pm .- Pope Benedict addressed the severe African droughts in his prayers following the Sunday Angelus on July 17.
Jul 17, 2011 - 08:01 am .- On July 23, the Catholic Church celebrates the long and fruitful life of St. Bridget of Sweden, who raised a large family before going on to found a religious order. In modern times, she has been named a patron saint of Europe.