Archive of September 23, 2007 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of September 23, 2007

Dr. Dobson to Catholic leaders: don’t give up on fight for family

Sep 23, 2007 - 02:20 pm .- Dr. James Dobson, President of “Focus on the Family,” called on the more than 500 Catholic leaders gathered in Colorado Springs for the Legatus Fall Summit, not to give up in the fight for the sanctity of marriage and the family.

Archbishop Chaput: Reclaiming our Catholic Mission

Sep 23, 2007 - 02:03 pm .- Archbishop Charles J. Chaput of Denver gave a talk at the Legatus Conference on Thursday in Colorado Springs.  He addressed the organization of Catholic business leaders and challenged them to reclaim the Catholic Mission.   The organization of Catholic businessmen, which takes its name from the Latin word for “ambassador”, hosted their fall summit September 20-22nd in Colorado Springs and offers a network of support for Catholics who influence the business world and are able to combine their faith with their work, families, friends and colleagues. 

Holy Father urges conversion in our use of material goods

Sep 23, 2007 - 01:29 pm .- From Castelgandolfo today, the Holy Father encouraged Christians to look out for the needy and homeless, to use worldly goods wisely, and to guard against an improper use of money that leads to a “blind selfishness”.   Dear brothers and sisters!” the Holy Father began, “this morning I visited the diocese of Velletri…during the Eucharistic Celebration I had the chance to reflect on the correct use of worldly goods, which Luke the Evanglist has proposed for us.”