Archive of February 26, 2012

Lenten campaign invites Catholics to confession

Feb 26, 2012 - 04:05 pm .- A pastoral initiative in the nation's capital this Lent will encourage Catholics to experience God’s love and mercy through the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

Word on Fire donates 'Catholicism' to US military

Feb 26, 2012 - 01:00 pm .- "Catholicism," the popular 10-part series written and hosted by Father Robert Barron, is being donated to all facets of the Catholic faith communities in the U.S. military across the world by Word on Fire Catholic Ministries.

Former Regnum Christi women found new consecrated community in Chile

Feb 26, 2012 - 01:00 pm .- Archbishop Ricardo Ezzati of Santiago, Chile announced this Saturday that he has canonically erected a new female association of consecrated life with a group of women who recently left Regnum Christi, the lay association linked to the Legionaries of Christ.

Stay close to Jesus to conquer temptation, Pope says

Feb 26, 2012 - 07:56 am .- Christ’s 40 days in the desert teach Christians that temptations can be overcome in life if we stay close to Jesus, Pope Benedict XVI said Feb. 26.

Polish and Lithuanian patron St. Casimir remembered March 4

Feb 26, 2012 - 06:02 am .- On March 4, the Catholic Church honors Saint Casimir Jagiellon, a prince whose life of service to God has made him a patron saint of Poland, Lithuania, and young people.