Archive of May 7, 2011

Notre Dame drops charges against pro-life protesters

May 7, 2011 - 06:04 pm .- An Indiana prosecutor has dropped charges against almost all of the “ND88” pro-life demonstrators arrested for protesting President Barack Obama’s 2009 commencement appearance at the University of Notre Dame.

New Catholics overcame challenges on journey into the Church

May 7, 2011 - 01:14 pm .- This Easter the Archdiocese of Anchorage, Alaska welcomed 83 converts into the Catholic Church.

Pope begins two-day visit to Venice

May 7, 2011 - 12:42 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI will take to the water in a gondola this weekend as part of a two-day visit to Venice. It is his first papal visit to the historic Italian city famously built upon a series of canals.

As controversy continues, 'grave reasons' seen in deposing Australian bishop

May 7, 2011 - 07:08 am .- Australian Bishop William Morris of Toowoomba, removed from his post earlier this week by Pope Benedict XVI, is not going quietly into early retirement as agreed.

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