Archive of January 23, 2012

Archbishop Aymond focuses on St. Peter's character

Jan 23, 2012 - 09:28 pm .- St. Peter should be the model for all bishops because he allowed God to use his strengths and weaknesses, Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond of New Orleans said early this morning in Rome.

Youth a strong presence at DC March for Life

Jan 23, 2012 - 07:05 pm .- Young people from across America made up a significant amount of the huge crowds that gathered in Washington, D.C. for the annual March for Life.

March for Life speakers urge national pro-life leadership

Jan 23, 2012 - 06:48 pm .- Pro-life politicians spoke to participants at the March for Life in Washington, D.C. about the need for America’s leaders to guide the country in affirming the value of every human life.

Neocatechumenal Way welcomes Vatican approval for prayers

Jan 23, 2012 - 06:07 pm .- Francisco “Kiko” Argüello, the founder of the Neocatechumenal Way, thanked the Vatican for approving special “celebrations” or non-liturgical prayers within the movement’s catechesis.

Vatican says 2012 papal visit to Lebanon ‘very possible’

Jan 23, 2012 - 04:12 pm .- A visit by Pope Benedict XVI to Lebanon later this year is “very possible,” according to the Vatican’s official spokesman.

Spanish bishop emphasizes role of victims in journey toward peace

Jan 23, 2012 - 01:55 pm .- Bishop Jose Ignacio Munilla of San Sebastian, Spain has said that the country's victims of terrorism should occupy “the central place in the journey toward peace and reconciliation.”

Young people are hope of pro-life movement, says Texas cardinal

Jan 23, 2012 - 11:14 am .- Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston told over a thousand young people at a prayer vigil in D.C. that the pro-life movement depends on their loving witness in the face of a hostile culture.