Archive of April 25, 2010 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of April 25, 2010

Von Hildebrand conference plans cultural renewal retreat for business leaders

Apr 25, 2010 - 07:02 pm .- The Dietrich von Hildebrand Legacy Project has announced a special retreat for philanthropists and business executives will be held in conjunction with a May conference on Dietrich von Hildebrand in Rome. It is intended for those “seeking the roots of cultural renewal.”

Sophia Academy founder is Georgia's ‘Mother Of The Year’

Apr 25, 2010 - 01:29 pm .- Marie Corrigan is the classic “steel magnolia,” a woman who has weathered some of the harshest tests of motherhood—losing one child and then waging a long battle so that her learning-challenged child could go to school.

Holy Father urges prayers for vocations

Apr 25, 2010 - 11:23 am .- At noon today, Pope Benedict prayed the Regina Coeli with the thousands gathered in St. Peter's Square. On this, the 47th World Day of Prayer for Vocations, the Holy Father reminded the faithful of the ever-present importance of praying for those who may be called to consecrate their lives to God.

Black church leaders say priests’ misdeeds should not overshadow Catholic ‘great deeds’

Apr 25, 2010 - 08:01 am .- The misdeeds of a few priests who have committed “atrocities” should not overshadow the “great deeds” done by priests and religious of the Catholic Church, two leading African American ministers from St. Louis have said.

Church to celebrate feast of 'Totus Tuus' saint

Apr 25, 2010 - 05:11 am .- On April 28, the universal Church will celebrate the feast day of Louis-Marie de Monfort, a 17th century saint who is revered for his intense devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary.