Archive of January 22, 2012

Archbishop Chaput urges respect for life amid high disabled abortion rate

Jan 22, 2012 - 04:07 pm .- An 80 percent abortion rate of those with disabilities shows the need to restore a fundamental respect for human dignity in America, said Archbishop Charles J. Chaput of Philadelphia.

Pope: Unity requires the personal conversion of each Christian

Jan 22, 2012 - 12:17 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI said that Christian unity can be achieved only through personal conversions rooted in the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Pro-life congressmen hopeful despite Roe v. Wade anniversary

Jan 22, 2012 - 10:05 am .- Members of the U.S. Congress reflected on the negative effects of almost forty years of legal abortion in America, but are encouraged that the pro-life movement continues to gain momentum. 

St. Thomas Aquinas' intellectual devotion honored Jan. 28

Jan 22, 2012 - 08:09 am .- On Jan. 28, the Roman Catholic Church celebrates Saint Thomas Aquinas, the 13th century theologian who showed that the Catholic faith is in harmony with philosophy and all other branches of knowledge.