Archive of October 30, 2011

New book explores moral dimension of human cell research

Oct 30, 2011 - 06:35 pm .- A new volume written by global scholars in science and bioethics touches on the moral issues surrounding human cells being used for experimentation.

On anniversary of cathedral massacre, 42 Iraqis remembered as martyrs

Oct 30, 2011 - 04:07 pm .- On the first anniversary of the massacre at Baghdad’s Our Lady of Salvation Cathedral, the 42 worshipers killed were remembered as martyrs and their intercession was sought on behalf of Iraq’s still besieged Christian community.

Catholics have to live the faith they teach, says Benedict XVI

Oct 30, 2011 - 01:53 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI has urged Catholics to practice what they preach.

Nebraska Newman Center to host Eucharistic Procession

Oct 30, 2011 - 01:19 pm .- On Thursday, Nov. 3, hundreds of students will gather at St. Thomas Aquinas Parish adjacent to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the annual Eucharistic Procession.

St. Martin de Porres, first black saint of the Americas, celebrated Nov. 3

Oct 30, 2011 - 08:05 am .- On Nov. 3 the Roman Catholic Church celebrates St. Martin de Porres, a Peruvian Dominican brother whose life of charity and devotion led to his canonization as the first black saint of the Americas.

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