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

Bishop Jaime Soto invites participation in Sacramento prayer vigil for life

Jul 25, 2010 - 06:22 pm .- As part of a prayer vigil for life, Bishop of Sacramento Jaime Soto will celebrate a Mass and benediction and lead a pro-life apostolate’s Rosary procession to a nearby abortion center in August.

Catholic Latino leaders set ambitious goals for future

Jul 25, 2010 - 02:29 pm .- Members of the Catholic Association of Latino Leaders (CALL) gathered this weekend at St. Malo Retreat and Conference Center near Denver, Colo. to evaluate their first four years of existence and set new, ambitious goals for their future growth.

Pennsylvania college student runs and bikes to help those in need

Jul 25, 2010 - 01:15 pm .- Sylvan Pinto IV biked 301 miles from West Newton, Pa., to Washington, D.C., biked 15 miles on another trip and ran 37 miles to help Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Greensburg defray medical costs for people in need.

Benedict XVI remembers victims of German techno festival tragedy

Jul 25, 2010 - 11:21 am .- After Sunday’s Angelus, Pope Benedict remembered the victims of a tragic incident during a celebration in Germany this weekend.

Through the ‘Our Father,’ we are never alone, teaches Pope Benedict

Jul 25, 2010 - 10:27 am .- The “Our Father” helps us to confront the difficulties in our lives, said the Holy Father on Sunday. In reciting the prayer, we never find ourselves alone as our voices are "intertwined with that of the Church."

Author calls Dietrich Bonhoeffer a man of 'staggering' relevance for our time

Jul 25, 2010 - 08:07 am .- Discussing his recent and critically acclaimed book on Dietrich Bonhoeffer – the famed Lutheran theologian who was killed in the 1940s for opposing Nazism – author Eric Metaxas spoke to CNA in an interview, calling the pastor a man of “staggering” relevance for our time.

Universal Church to honor feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola

Jul 25, 2010 - 05:18 am .- On July 31, the Universal Church will mark the feast day of St. Ignatius of Loyola. St. Ignatius is known for founding the Society of Jesus, also known as the Jesuits, as well as for creating the “Spiritual Exercises” often used today for retreats and individual discernment.