Archive of February 7, 2011

New papal representative faces great challenges in Pakistan, says Mexican archbishop

Feb 7, 2011 - 05:55 pm .- Archbishop Christophe Pierre of Mexico recently remarked that the new apostolic nuncio to Pakistan will have an important mission in proclaiming Christ to the Muslim country.

Pope urges new archbishops to draw people out of 'stormy seas'

Feb 7, 2011 - 05:10 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI ordained five new archbishops Feb. 5 at the Vatican and called upon them to "throw out the nets of the Gospel into the stormy seas of our time" to draw men and women out of "the salty waters of death."

Vatican looks to expand dialogue with non-believers to US

Feb 7, 2011 - 03:26 pm .- As Paris prepares to host a new forum for dialogue between believers and non-believers, the Vatican official in charge of the initiative sees interest cropping up all over the globe.

Catholics in Argentina applaud priest for courageously defending faith

Feb 7, 2011 - 03:04 pm .- An organization in Argentina has launched a campaign in support of Fr. Jorge Daniel Gomez, a priest  being attacked by the media for stopping an anti-Catholic performance.

Catholic nurses seeing rise in threats to consciences, association reports

Feb 7, 2011 - 02:06 pm .- Catholic health care workers are facing a worldwide erosion of spiritual and moral standards in their profession, according to the leader of a Vatican-affiliated organization for Catholic nurses.

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