Archive of May 10, 2008 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of May 10, 2008

Former Jordanian minister insists Islam will conquer Rome

May 10, 2008 - 04:58 pm .- A former Jordanian minister has seized upon commentary about the decline of Western power, saying on Arabic-language television that Islam will conquer Rome.  He went on to say that Spain is an Islamic land that should be retaken and that America has begun to realize its “end is near.”

Evangelical group issues political manifesto against “single-issue politics”

May 10, 2008 - 01:39 pm .- A group of prominent Evangelicals has urged Christian conservatives to expand their concerns beyond “single-issue politics” in a new 19-page document examining the place of Evangelicals in political life.

Report suggests Europe an “elderly continent” in “demographic winter”

May 10, 2008 - 10:35 am .- A new report presented to the European Parliament on Wednesday shows more evidence of a “demographic winter” in Europe, where a decline in both birth and marriage rates have helped create an “elderly continent.”