Archive of February 21, 2009

Baptist pastor receives 30 days in jail for breaking abortuary ‘bubble’

Feb 21, 2009 - 08:41 pm .- A Baptist pastor from Berkeley, California has been fined and sentenced to 30 days in jail for violating Oakland’s “bubble law” which restricts pro-life counselors from approaching women who are entering abortion clinics.

'God created me a deaf person for his glory,' explains priest

Feb 21, 2009 - 04:16 pm .- When Father Tom Coughlin began seriously considering a priestly vocation in high school, little did he realize how long and winding the road would be to becoming the first deaf priest ordained in the United States.

Sunday urged to be ‘day of fervent prayer’ for Pope Benedict

Feb 21, 2009 - 08:43 am .- Saying Pope Benedict XVI has been “unjustly attacked,” the head of the international Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need has called for this Sunday, the Feast of the Chair of Peter, to be a day of fervent prayer for the Holy Father.