Archive of January 12, 2008 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of January 12, 2008

St. Gregory’s University in Oklahoma adds third campus

Jan 12, 2008 - 06:31 pm .- St. Gregory’s University announced this week that its rapidly expanding College for Working Adults (CWA) will open a third campus. Business degree classes at the associate level will kick off Tuesday at Oklahoma City’s Mercy Hospital.

Catholic Charities marks first anniversary of the launch of campaign to reduce poverty in America

Jan 12, 2008 - 03:56 pm .- Catholic Charities USA today marked the first anniversary of the launch of its ambitious effort to cut the U.S. poverty rate in half by 2020, noting a strong national response to the call for action, several legislative successes, and a growing recognition of the critical need to help the poor by government leaders in Washington.

College students prepare to “Go, and set the world on fire!”

Jan 12, 2008 - 12:00 pm .- Three thousand college students gathered in Texas as the New Year began, but they weren’t there to party. Instead they were learning to "Go, and set the world on fire!" at the Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS) 2008 National Student Leadership Conference.

Latino leaders association to hold first national gathering in San Antonio

Jan 12, 2008 - 10:59 am .- A newly formed group of Catholic Latinos leaders has announced that they will hold their first national gathering on January 16 in San Antonio, Texas. 

50,000 Mexican youth to participate in pilgrimage to Mt. Christ the King

Jan 12, 2008 - 01:35 am .- More than fifty thousand young people in Mexico will participate in a pilgrimage organized by the Witness and Hope Movement to the Mountain of Christ the King located in Guanajuato in central Mexico.