Oct 26, 2011 - 07:30 pm .- The U.S. bishops’ point man on religious liberty urged the U.S. Congress to protect the right to religious freedom in America because of several actions taken by the Obama administration.
Oct 26, 2011 - 06:10 pm .- The Puerto Rico Senate passed a new penal code on Oct. 24 that keeps in place the territory's prohibition against abortion.
Oct 26, 2011 - 04:58 pm .- A 14-day-old baby was found alive amid the rubble of her home 46 hours after a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Turkey.
Oct 26, 2011 - 01:56 pm .- The bishops of Colombia have released a pastoral letter, calling Colombians to vote on Oct. 30.
Oct 26, 2011 - 12:46 pm .- One day before the gathering of religious leaders from around the world in the town of Assisi, Pope Benedict XVI declared that the crucifixion, death and resurrection of Jesus ushered in a new kingdom of peace of which Christ is king.
Oct 26, 2011 - 06:00 am .- In an article for First Things, Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles pointed to several recent examples of religious freedom being suppressed in the U.S. and warned that the basis of the country's democracy is at stake.
Oct 26, 2011 - 03:54 am .- Abortion was a key issue for Republican presidential candidates at the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition’s annual dinner on Oct. 22.
Oct 26, 2011 - 03:19 am .- The newly-installed rector of Theological College in Washington, D.C. believes the priesthood in the U.S. has entered a period of renewal and that this will help revitalize the rest of the Church.
Oct 26, 2011 - 12:56 am .- The author of a landmark work on Saint Joseph says Christ's foster father offers believers a model for building trust in God during the newly-announced “Year of Faith.”