Archive of September 21, 2013

Development goals must respect life and family, UN told

Sep 21, 2013 - 04:05 pm .- A return to the “basics” of human rights would help achieve the U.N.'s Millennial Development Goals in a way that respects human life and the family, according to a seminar at the organization held Thursday.

Rediscover beauty in communication, Pope tells experts

Sep 21, 2013 - 01:00 pm .- Pope Francis spoke to Church officials and social communications experts from around the world, encouraging them to focus on leading others to Christ through personal witness of the beauty of faith.

American among wave of papal appointments, confirmations

Sep 21, 2013 - 11:53 am .- Pope Francis made several key decisions in establishing his Curia today, appointing new officials and confirming others in their positions in the Vatican.

Christ's gaze is life changing, Pope says

Sep 21, 2013 - 10:51 am .-  In his homily on the Feast of St. Matthew, Pope Francis reflected on the disciple’s radical conversion experience when Christ called him from a life of sin with a simple look.

New Scotland archbishop encouraged by Pope Francis

Sep 21, 2013 - 06:14 am .- Monsignor Leo Cushley, who will be consecrated a bishop and installed as Archbishop of Saint Andrews and Edinburgh on Saturday, Sept. 21, said Pope Francis has personally encouraged him in his new calling.

Pope’s interview prompts flurry of media reactions

Sep 21, 2013 - 02:10 am .- A lengthy interview with Pope Francis published yesterday by a Jesuit publication has sparked a flood of news reports, as well as in-depth commentary from Catholic analysts.

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