Archive of July 18, 2012

Denver's new archbishop urges fidelity to Christ

Jul 18, 2012 - 06:27 pm .- In his role as Denver's new shepherd, Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila told the archdiocese that his desire for the community is that they follow Christ above all else.

Spanish bishop voices support for fishermen amid economic crisis

Jul 18, 2012 - 04:04 pm .- On the feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, the patroness of fishermen, a Spanish bishop expressed solidarity with fishermen and their families amid the economic crisis affecting their industry.

Patriarch hopes Lebanon papal visit will bring peace to Syria

Jul 18, 2012 - 12:05 pm .- Patriarch Gregorios III, head of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church, said he hopes Pope Benedict's visit to Lebanon in September will bring peace and reconciliation to Syria.

Vatican welcomes largely positive report on financial transparency

Jul 18, 2012 - 11:09 am .- The Vatican is welcoming a largely positive report from the European body responsible for monitoring financial transparency, while also committing itself to further improvement.

Catholic faith moves man to forgiveness after murder of wife and daughter

Jul 18, 2012 - 04:01 am .- Arturo Martinez-Sanchez says he had no choice but to forgive the man suspected of sexually assaulting and killing his wife and young daughter in an April 2012 attack that also left him seriously wounded.

Catholics United launches pro-life attack on Romney

Jul 18, 2012 - 02:23 am .- A Democrat-leaning Catholic group that has supported pro-abortion rights politicians is attacking former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney over controversial reports claiming he had stock ownership in a medical waste disposal firm that discards aborted unborn children.

Coach allegedly made false abuse allegations to Phila. archdiocese

Jul 18, 2012 - 12:10 am .- A former Lansdale Catholic High School lacrosse coach has been arrested and charged after allegedly making false claims of sexual abuse in anonymous e-mails to the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.

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