Archive of June 22, 2008 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of June 22, 2008

‘Jesus’ and ‘Mary’ actors climb bridge to envision WYD Stations route

Jun 22, 2008 - 03:49 pm .- Alfio Stuto and Maria Dixon, the actors who will play Jesus and Mary in World Youth Day 2008’s Stations of the Cross, on Friday climbed the Sydney Harbor Bridge with BridgeClimb Sydney to observe the route of the Stations from a “bird’s-eye view.”

Trust in God overcomes fear, Pope Benedict says

Jun 22, 2008 - 11:20 am .- Pilgrims gathered under a blazing sun in St. Peter’s Square on Sunday to pray the Angelus prayer at noon with Pope Benedict XVI. In his remarks preceding the Angelus, Pope Benedict said that worldly fears can be overcome through trust in God.

Europe must proclaim Christ’s lordship to survive, Austin Ruse says

Jun 22, 2008 - 03:57 am .- Austin Ruse, director of the Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute, has warned that “Europe is almost certainly dying” because of falling birth rates, radical social policies, and the decline of marriage on the continent. Its only hope for revival, he argues, is for Europeans to again proclaim the “lordship of Christ.”