Archive of April 27, 2008 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of April 27, 2008

Sowing the joy of the Gospel is the mission of the Church, Pope Benedict says

Apr 27, 2008 - 11:21 am .- Appearing in the window of his study shortly after a Mass in which he ordained 29 deacons to the priesthood, Pope Benedict XVI on Sunday told the faithful gathered in St. Peter’s Square that the mission of the Church is to "sow in the world the joy of the Gospel."

Pope Benedict ordains new priests to spread the “joy of Christ”

Apr 27, 2008 - 11:20 am .- Pope Benedict XVI on Sunday presided over a Mass of ordination at St. Peter's Basilica, telling the ordinands to spread the Gospel so that all might experience the “joy of Christ.”

Forty Days for Life participants celebrate abortion clinic rollbacks

Apr 27, 2008 - 02:16 am .- Participants in the 40 Days for Life prayer vigils to end abortion are celebrating the closure of a New York abortion facility, the end of abortion services in several other targeted clinics around the country and the new lives of the children who could have been aborted.