Archive of February 4, 2014

Mexico Cathedral to receive John Paul II relic

Feb 4, 2014 - 06:27 pm .- The Cathedral of the Archdiocese of Mexico City will open its Holy Door on Feb. 9 to receive a first-class relic of Blessed John Paul II, as well as a painting and a skullcap used by the late pontiff.

Catholic press shares mission of saving souls, new LA editor says

Feb 4, 2014 - 04:35 pm .- John David Long-Garcia, the new editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles archdiocese’s The Tidings Corp., says he hopes to build on Catholic newspapers’ mission of bringing people “closer to God and closer to each other.”

Queen Elizabeth to meet with Pope Francis in April

Feb 4, 2014 - 12:52 pm .- Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh, will visit Rome on April 3, and will meet with both the Pope and the Italian president, the British Monarchy has announced.

God is a father who never disowns his children, Pope affirms

Feb 4, 2014 - 12:14 pm .- In his daily Mass, Pope Francis compared the love of God to the two fathers in the day's readings, saying that God is a parent who “weeps” for his children and desires them to be close to him.

Churches offer refuge to Indonesians fleeing volcano

Feb 4, 2014 - 12:09 pm .- Following a Feb. 1 volcanic eruption on the Indonesian island Sumatra, the local Church has been providing shelter and assistance to those affected by the tragedy.

Pope's Lenten message highlights poverty of Christ

Feb 4, 2014 - 06:06 am .- In his first message for the Lenten season, Pope Francis focuses on the poverty of Christ in becoming man, emphasizing that it is our duty to give the same humble witness in our care for the poor.

Rural school embraces classical education, Catholic identity

Feb 4, 2014 - 04:19 am .- A Catholic grade school on Colorado's eastern plains is working to adopt a classical curriculum, in the hopes of revitalizing the school community and providing a well-rounded formation for its students.

Education should foster freedom, maturity, priest explains

Feb 4, 2014 - 03:03 am .- During a special conference exploring the role of education in the New Evangelization, Fr. Denis Biju Duval noted that education should help grow our potential, which is inhibited by certain cultural trends.

Broncos coat drive shows children 'are not forgotten'

Feb 4, 2014 - 02:04 am .- In the week before the Super Bowl, Denver Broncos players, coaches, and their families helped give away coats to children in need through a program run by the Knights of Columbus.

Thai religious renew vows on Day for Consecrated Life

Feb 4, 2014 - 12:02 am .- Vowed religious in Thailand gathered to celebrate the World Day for Consecrated Life this weekend, fostering and encouraging religious life in the southeast Asian country.

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