Archive of October 31, 2009

Nebraska late-term abortionist supports Speaker Pelosi’s health care bill

Oct 31, 2009 - 04:51 pm .- Nebraska late-term abortionist LeRoy Carhart was present at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s press conference in support of her new health care reform bill, a pro-life group reports.

Omaha physician travels overseas to train doctors in natural reproductive technology

Oct 31, 2009 - 02:49 pm .- During a recent trip to Nigeria and Poland, a local doctor witnessed enthusiasm for the natural reproductive technology he created in Omaha. Dr. Thomas Hilgers, an obstetrician/gynecologist and director of the Pope Paul VI Institute in Omaha, traveled to Lagos, Africa, and Lublin, Poland, in September to finish training more than a dozen physicians and medical professionals in NaProTECHNOLOGY.

Cardinal Levada: No 'celibacy issue' exists in reception of Anglicans into Church

Oct 31, 2009 - 12:13 pm .- In an extensive clarification released on Saturday by the Vatican pressoffice, Fr. Federico Lombardi made clear, on behalf of the Prefectof the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, Cardinal JosephLevada, that there is no “celibacy issue” delaying the publication ofthe Constitution that will establish the procedure for Anglicans to bereceived into the Catholic Church.

Upcoming movie about St. Josemaria Escriva focuses on love, forgiveness and redemption, says director

Oct 31, 2009 - 08:20 am .- Award-winning director Roland Joffé discussed his upcoming film “There Be Dragons” in a Thursday press conference. The film, set during the brutal Spanish Civil War and based on the life of St. Josemaria Escriva, can teach about love and forgiveness between families and enemies, Joffé said.

Indian state releases postage stamp honoring founder of Little Sisters of the Poor

Oct 31, 2009 - 02:05 am .- On Thursday the governor of India’s state of Karnataka released a postage stamp honoring St. Jeanne Jugan, the founder of the Little Sisters of the Poor.

Cardinal Terrazas urges Bolivian officials to crack down on drug trafficking

Oct 31, 2009 - 12:46 am .- The Archbishop of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Cardinal Julio Terrazas Sandoval, has called on officials to track down those attempting to increase drug trade in Bolivia, a country that has been tagged as one of the largest illegal drug producers in the world.

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