Archive of September 20, 2009

Second Worldwide Rosary for Unborn to take place in October

Sep 20, 2009 - 06:02 pm .- The second annual Worldwide Rosary for Unborn Babies is scheduled to take place from Friday Oct. 16 to Sunday Oct. 18.

Couple say faith, commitment sustain 70-year marriage

Sep 20, 2009 - 02:02 pm .- It was at a barn dance near the small community of Munjor, Kansas in the middle of the Great Depression when Marcellus Ruder asked 17-year-old Marcella Rohr to dance with him.  Little did either realize that moment would change the course of their lives forever.  In October, they will be married 70 years and will celebrate with their four children, seven grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren, as well as many family and friends.

Czech Republic must rediscover hope, says Holy Father

Sep 20, 2009 - 11:33 am .- Following the Angelus today, Pope Benedict spoke of his upcoming visit to the Czech Republic. He gave details about the September 28 trip and emphasized that the country must "rediscover reason for death and hope."

Promoters of peace must contemplate true wisdom, instructs Holy Father

Sep 20, 2009 - 09:18 am .- Before Sunday’s Angelus prayer in the courtyard of Castel Gandolfo’s apostolic palace, Pope Benedict XVI turned to the day’s reading from the Letter of James and noted that while reflecting on true wisdom may not "resolve all problems of daily life," it aids in confronting "them more serenely and effectively."

Church prepares for St. Pio’s feast day

Sep 20, 2009 - 04:50 am .- Known affectionately to the many who venerate him as Padre Pio, this humble Capuchin priest became one of the most popular saints of modern time, attracting the largest crowd to ever attend a canonization ceremony in 2002.  The Church will celebrate his feast day this Wednesday, on September 23.

Follow us:

Check out Catholic News Agency Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome