Archive of October 15, 2003 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of October 15, 2003

Pope Not Resigning Any Time Soon

Oct 15, 2003 - 12:00 am .- Pope John Paul II still can carry out his mission and shows no sign of resigning, several cardinals told media outlets yesterday. "He still seems to be able to do it," Theodore Cardinal McCarrick, archbishop of Washington, D.C., told the Associated Press yesterday. "As long as God lets him do it, he's going to continue doing it."

Homeless Will Be Guests of Honor at Beatification of Mother Teresa

Oct 15, 2003 - 12:00 am .- This Sunday, October 19, 2,000 homeless people from Rome, accompanied by 1,000 members of the Missionaries of Charity, will be the guests of honor at the beatification of Mother Teresa, the tireless apostle of the poor.

Vatican Museums and Italian Newspaper Join In Pontifical Celebrations

Oct 15, 2003 - 12:00 am .- As part of the celebrations of the 25th Anniversary of John Paul II’s Pontificate and the beatification of Mother Teresa of Calcutta, the Vatican Museum will be open for extended hours and will donate ticket sales to the works of the Missionaries of Charity.