Archive of November 7, 2011

Boston symposium to examine Christian liturgy and culture

Nov 7, 2011 - 08:10 pm .- Ahead of revisions to the Catholic liturgy, the Thomas More College of Liberal Arts will host a Boston dinner and symposium where several leading Catholic thinkers will speak on the topic: “The Language of Liturgy: Does It Matter?”

Church must protect universal values, Pope tells German ambassador

Nov 7, 2011 - 06:48 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI told Germany’s new ambassador to the Holy See on Nov. 7 that the Catholic Church has the duty to defend “truths and values that are under threat,” especially those values basic to human dignity.

Chilean court rules against same-sex 'marriage'

Nov 7, 2011 - 05:51 pm .- The Constitutional Court of Chile has rejected a petition by three same-sex couples to have their “marriages” registered in the country.

New US nuncio calls American Church ‘beacon of hope’

Nov 7, 2011 - 01:59 pm .- The Pope’s new representative to the United States says the youth of the country’s Catholic Church are a beacon of hope to the rest of the Catholic world, especially Europe.

Pope encourages priests to draw close to Christ, proclaim Gospel

Nov 7, 2011 - 01:58 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI recently called priests and those in parish leadership positions to hold fast to Christ and allow his love to lead them to proclaim the Gospel.

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