Archive of October 7, 2007 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of October 7, 2007

October: A time to recall the blessings of Jesus and be dedicated to spreading the Gospel, says Pope

Oct 7, 2007 - 12:11 pm .- Marking the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary today, Pope Benedict XVI took the occasion to reflect on how “the Rosary is a means gifted by the Virgin Mary to contemplate Jesus and by meditating on his life to follow him and love him more faithfully.”The Pope recalled that the month of October is dedicated to Mary and that during the month we should “ponder with Mary the mysteries of our salvation and we ask the Lord, to help us grow in our understanding of the marvelous things that He has done for us.”  

National Life Chain Sunday marks 20th year today with annual march

Oct 7, 2007 - 11:02 am .- Today marks the annual National Life Chain Sunday, during which pro-life Americans will, for the 20th year, line sidewalks in over 1,300 cities and towns to seek God's forgiveness and His help to end abortion and related evils in our culture.