Archive of March 20, 2013

NY bishops meet with Cuomo, reaffirm stance against abortion

Mar 20, 2013 - 05:23 pm .- The bishops of New York met recently with the state’s Catholic governor, Andrew Cuomo, to discuss their objections to his “unacceptable” abortion proposals, as well as other legislative topics.

Pope's favorite soccer team to give him honorary jersey

Mar 20, 2013 - 04:11 pm .- Pope Francis' favorite soccer team in Argentina plans to send him a personalized jersey with his name on it.  

Rome's mayor 'touched' by Pope's simplicity

Mar 20, 2013 - 12:02 pm .- The mayor of Rome said that the simple humility of Pope Francis “really touched” his heart after the Mass that officially began the Petrine ministry.

Pope says world religious leaders united by truth, beauty

Mar 20, 2013 - 06:50 am .- Pope Francis told world religious leaders that the desire to search for truth, beauty and goodness is what keeps them all united.

Catholic students lobby at UN commission on women

Mar 20, 2013 - 04:05 am .- Students at Franciscan University of Steubenville in Ohio worked to educate delegates at a recent United Nations commission about the importance of life and family in protecting women’s interests.

Thomas More College launches 'New World' scholarship in honor of Pope

Mar 20, 2013 - 02:03 am .- New Hampshire's Thomas More College of Liberal Arts has announced a new scholarship for students from the Americas after the unprecedented election of Pope Francis, the first New World pontiff.

Protestant seminary to keep positive ties with Church

Mar 20, 2013 - 12:02 am .- Fuller Theological Seminary, a leading center for the formation of evangelical Protestant pastors, will continue to promote positive relations with the Catholic Church, according to its new president.

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