Archive of July 17, 2012

Cardinal Dolan sees US as 'mission territory'

Jul 17, 2012 - 04:41 pm .- The U.S. and other Western nations are “mission territory” for the Catholic Church in modern times, Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York stressed in a July 17 online posting.

Spanish priest retracts opposition to Church teaching

Jul 17, 2012 - 04:05 pm .- In response to questions by the Vatican's doctrinal office, Spanish priest Father Manuel Pousa I Engronat has retracted positions in his book that are contrary to Church teaching.

Pius X Society will give Vatican final decision 'very soon'

Jul 17, 2012 - 11:31 am .- The head of the Society of St. Pius X says the breakaway traditionalist group is on the verge of giving a definitive response to the Vatican’s offer of re-unification.

Healing of Colombian man could pave way for John Paul II canonization

Jul 17, 2012 - 10:30 am .- The testimony of a Colombian man who says he was “miraculously cured” of Parkinson's Disease through the intercession of Blessed John Paul II could allow for the canonization of the Polish pope.

Report shows adult stem cell research produces results, draws money

Jul 17, 2012 - 04:04 am .- A new report on one of the world's largest funders of stem cell research reveals that an emphasis on results has led to a shift in funding towards morally-acceptable work with adult stem cells.

Congressional hearing examines violence against Christians in Nigeria

Jul 17, 2012 - 02:08 am .- Witnesses at a recent Congressional subcommittee hearing discussed continuing attacks by terrorists in Nigeria and ways that the United States can respond to the violence.

Russian Orthodox leader to visit Poland, sign reconciliation statement

Jul 17, 2012 - 12:02 am .- During his Aug. 16-19 visit to Poland, Russian Orthodox Patriarch Patriarch Kirill I of Moscow plans to join the country's Catholic leaders in signing a statement appealing for mutual forgiveness.

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