Archive of April 14, 2006 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of April 14, 2006

On the Cross we contemplate that God is Love, says Vatican Preacher

Apr 14, 2006 - 12:00 am .- Today, Benedict XVI presided over the celebration of the office of the Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ and the veneration of the Cross at Saint Peter’s Basilica. The predication for the office was given by the official preacher of the Pontifical household, Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa, O.F.M.

Thousands contemplate the saving power of the Cross during Way of the Cross in Rome

Apr 14, 2006 - 12:00 am .- This Good Friday at night, the Roman Coliseum, the place where numerous Christians  suffered martyrdom in the first centuries of the Church, became again this year the Via Dolorosa, were thousands of faithful lead by Pope Benedict XVI meditated on the destructive power of sin and the saving force of Christ’s Cross.