Oct 21, 2011 - 05:59 pm .- An Oct. 27-29 conference in Rome and Siena will honor Saint Catherine of Siena, 550 years after her canonization.
Oct 21, 2011 - 05:55 pm .- The president of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications recently reminded Catholic media professionals to communicate the love of Christ.
Oct 21, 2011 - 03:01 pm .- In recent interviews with the media, Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain has defined where he stands on abortion, including in cases of rape and medical emergencies.
Oct 21, 2011 - 02:01 pm .- Cardinal Jaime Ortega of Havana, Cuba submitted his resignation as Archbishop of Havana on Oct. 18, upon reaching the canonical age of retirement.
Oct 21, 2011 - 12:25 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI used his address to the new ambassador from the Netherlands to outline how the Catholic Church views its role in diplomatic relations.
Oct 21, 2011 - 11:04 am .- Author Thomas Craughwell's latest two books speak to society's growing fascination with saints and relics—but with an engaging wit that is rarely seen on the topic.
Oct 21, 2011 - 06:13 am .- Sister Elvira Maria de Witt, DCJ, is an opera singer turned nun who has found a new way to win vocations to the religious life—by going online.
Oct 21, 2011 - 03:15 am .- Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan of New York praised local news and anti-discrimination groups for chastising actress Susan Sarandon after she called Pope Benedict a “Nazi.”
Oct 21, 2011 - 01:45 am .- The Vatican Council for Interreligious Dialogue has offered its “cordial greetings” to Hindus celebrating the feast of Deepavali. The council proposed religious freedom as the answer to religiously motivated conflicts.