Archive of December 5, 2010 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of December 5, 2010

Rep. Smith: New women veterans’ bill says abortion is not health care

Dec 5, 2010 - 05:52 pm .- A “Bill of Rights” for women veterans will help ensure their comprehensive and effective treatment while being “absolutely clear” that abortion is not health care, Rep. Chris Smith (R-N.J.) said this past week.

Pope urges Catholics to prepare hearts for Jesus’ birth

Dec 5, 2010 - 01:50 pm .- Thousands of families gathered in St. Peter’s Square this morning to hear Pope Benedict speak about preparing their hearts for “He who comes” and to see the Vatican’s Christmas tree.

Worcester's Deacon Sullivan shares healing story

Dec 5, 2010 - 01:08 pm .- St. Paul Society dinner-goers in Worcester, Mass. got a bit closer to Blessed John Henry Newman last month.

Dec. 7 brings feast of St. Ambrose, beloved fourth-century bishop

Dec 5, 2010 - 07:54 am .- On Dec. 7, the Catholic Church will celebrate the memory of St. Ambrose, the brilliant Bishop of Milan who influenced St. Augustine's conversion and was named a Doctor of the Church.