Archive of January 13, 2008 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of January 13, 2008

Catholics in Turkey to celebrate two millennia of St. Paul

Jan 13, 2008 - 09:00 pm .- Catholics in the majority-Muslim country of Turkey will soon celebrate the 2,000th anniversary of Saint Paul, who was born in the region.

Sudanese Catholic Bishops Conference elects new leadership

Jan 13, 2008 - 05:58 pm .- The Sudan Catholic Bishops Conference has elected its head officials for the next three years.

Pope celebrates one of his favorite traditions

Jan 13, 2008 - 05:40 pm .- Pope  Benedict XVI marked the end of the Christmas celebration today with the feast of the Lord’s Baptism.  Speaking to pilgrims who gathered beneath the windows of his study to pray the midday Angelus, he urged all to give thanks that the Son of God came down to earth to share our human condition.  It is through his death that we have all be baptized into eternal life.

Walk for Life West Coast will take place January 19

Jan 13, 2008 - 01:38 pm .- The 4th annual Walk for Life West Coast and Rally will take place January 19 along San Francisco’s waterfront.  Along with a list of renowned speakers, crowds of 25,000 from California and neighboring states are expected to attend. 

Pope calls on young immigrants to build just society

Jan 13, 2008 - 11:19 am .- At the conclusion of Sunday’s Angelus, the Pope called the immigrant youth of the world to contribute in building a just and fraternal society in the countries where they reside.