Archive of November 3, 2011

Baltimore video incident exposes lax attitudes towards porn

Nov 3, 2011 - 07:15 pm .- Lax law enforcement and a society desensitized to pornography may be partly to blame for the widespread “viral” distribution of a pornographic video of two Baltimore 14-year-olds filmed on school property, one expert says.

Beliefnet to manage CNA's e-mail subscriptions

Nov 3, 2011 - 05:55 pm .- The world's largest religious website,, will begin managing Catholic News Agency's mailing list on Nov. 7, offering improved service for those who receive CNA's daily news e-mail.

Group says faith should be respected in 2012 election

Nov 3, 2011 - 05:38 pm .- A group of nearly 40 Catholic lay individuals has issued a statement urging “harmony and understanding among all faiths” in the upcoming U.S. presidential election and “rejecting bigoted questions and comments about personal religious beliefs.”

Offices attacked after magazine mocks Islam

Nov 3, 2011 - 01:47 pm .- The attack against the offices of the French satirical magazine, “Charlie Hebdo,” has been unanimously condemned in France.

Pope: resurrection depends on Christ, not nature

Nov 3, 2011 - 12:46 pm .- At a Mass for those cardinals and bishops who have died during the last year, Pope Benedict XVI said that the promise of the resurrection rests only on Christ and not any sort of naturalistic power.

Bishops blast Catholic governor's role in abortion award ceremony

Nov 3, 2011 - 05:59 am .- Illinois' six Catholic bishops have deplored Catholic governor Pat Quinn's role as the presenter of a “Pro-Choice Leadership Award” at an abortion advocacy group's upcoming ceremony.

Catholics Come Home announces ad campaign on major networks

Nov 3, 2011 - 03:31 am .- Catholics Come Home has announced a major prime time evangelization initiative set to air on American TV networks beginning in mid-Advent and ending after Christmas.

Wisconsin bishops stress non-violence as concealed weapon law begins

Nov 3, 2011 - 01:03 am .- The Wisconsin bishops urged non-violence and underscored the need for citizens to be responsible after the state legalized a measure allowing concealed weapons.

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