Archive of July 2, 2013

Faith groups unite to stress need for HHS mandate exemptions

Jul 2, 2013 - 05:18 pm .- More than 100 religious leaders from various faith backgrounds are asking the U.S. government to respect the beliefs of those who oppose the demands of the controversial HHS mandate.

Online video highlights Pope Francis' vocational path

Jul 2, 2013 - 04:01 pm .- A new animated video in 15 different languages is helping Catholics and non-Catholics learn more about Pope Francis in a simple way.

US bishops support nuclear disarmament, Middle East peace efforts

Jul 2, 2013 - 12:13 pm .- In a letter to President Barack Obama, two leaders of the U.S. bishops voiced support for continued efforts towards nuclear disarmament, as well as peace between Israel and Palestine.

Take courage in your weakness, Pope Francis teaches

Jul 2, 2013 - 10:20 am .- During his homily at daily Mass in the Vatican's Saint Martha House, Pope Francis said Christians must have the courage to flee from the temptation to sin by turning to the Lord when they are weak.

Courage conference to minister to those with same-sex attraction

Jul 2, 2013 - 04:00 am .- The Courage apostolate's upcoming annual conference seeks to strengthen the faith, and the confidence in Christ of Catholics who have same-sex attraction, helping them to live their call to chastity.

Lincoln bishop: strengthen faith to restore religious freedom

Jul 2, 2013 - 12:07 am .- The recent threats against religious freedom are an opportunity for the faithful to grow closer to God through prayer, fasting and penance, said Bishop James C. Conley of Lincoln, Neb., in a recent column.

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