Sep 24, 2011 - 07:17 pm .- “The real crisis facing the Church in the western world is a crisis of faith,” Pope Benedict XVI told gathering of lay Catholics Sept. 24.
Sep 24, 2011 - 05:44 pm .- Pro-life leaders welcomed the recent passage of the “Weldon Patent Ban,” which makes permanent a prohibition on patenting human embryos. Previously, the ban had to be annually renewed.
Sep 24, 2011 - 04:46 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI has urged Catholic and Orthodox Christians to work together to defend human life and promote the traditional family.
Sep 24, 2011 - 02:15 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI told the people of Freiburg that he had come “in order to pray together” and “to proclaim the word of God and to celebrate the Eucharist.”
Sep 24, 2011 - 01:15 pm .- Tue and Ro Pham prayed the rosary every night with their children in a village near Saigon in Vietnam.
Sep 24, 2011 - 12:30 pm .- “Saints, even if there are only a few of them, change the world,” Pope Benedict XVI said to a congregation of over 50,000 in the German city of Erfurt on Sept. 24.
Sep 24, 2011 - 07:16 am .- A top Catholic ethicist is calling for donor guidelines that are clear to the public after a proposal was made to allow surgeons to retrieve organs from donors less than two minutes after their hearts stop beating.