Archive of July 6, 2008 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of July 6, 2008

USCCB subcommittee awards $1.57 million in grants for Latin America and Caribbean

Jul 6, 2008 - 04:40 pm .- In June, the Subcommittee on the Church in Latin America of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) approved an additional $1.57 million in grants to 105 pastoral projects in 21 Latin American and Caribbean countries, bringing the grant total for the first half of 2008 to nearly $4 million.

Holy Father calls the faithful to pray for the 23rd World Youth Day

Jul 6, 2008 - 10:33 am .- Before the recitation of the Angelus on Sunday, July 6 in Castel Gandolfo, Pope Benedict XVI requested prayers for his upcoming trip to Sydney, Australia for the 23rd World Youth Day.