Archive of February 12, 2012

Catholic student helps relieve children's suffering in Myanmar

Feb 12, 2012 - 06:11 pm .- Conditions in a Myanmar children's prison are causing major suffering and malnutrition among its young prisoners, says a Burmese Catholic student working to make a difference.

Jesus cured leper to show man’s salvation, Pope says

Feb 12, 2012 - 02:26 pm .- Jesus Christ’s healing of the leper in the Gospel of Mark encapsulates the whole history of salvation, said Pope Benedict XVI in his Sunday Angelus address for Feb. 12.

Minnesota moms create chastity program for pre-teens

Feb 12, 2012 - 01:06 pm .- Two moms, who are also sisters, wanted a better program to help their children understand human sexuality and the teachings of the Catholic Church.

St. Claude la Colombiere, Sacred Heart devotee, remembered Feb. 15

Feb 12, 2012 - 08:04 am .- On Feb. 15 the Catholic Church honors Saint Claude la Colombiere, the 17th century French Jesuit who authenticated and wrote about Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque's visions of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.