Archive of March 5, 2012

Indiana Catholics respond to ‘devastating’ storm damage

Mar 5, 2012 - 07:23 pm .- Indiana Catholics are committed to helping victims recover from the March 2 outburst of tornadoes that killed at least 13 people in the southern part of the state.

Denver conference challenges thousands to live Catholic faith

Mar 5, 2012 - 05:08 pm .- Over 4,000 people flocked to the Archdiocese of Denver for its annual “Living the Catholic Faith Conference” held this year from March 2-3.

At future WYD site, cardinal calls youth key to New Evangelization

Mar 5, 2012 - 03:45 pm .- On a recent trip to Rio de Janeiro for World Youth Day 2013 preparations, a top Vatican official said the conversion of young people is essential for evangelizing formerly Christian societies.

Mexican journalist praises Pope for targeting Church crises

Mar 5, 2012 - 12:07 pm .- As Pope Benedict's March 23-25 visit to Mexico nears, local journalist Valentina Alazraki praised the Pope's strong leadership and willingness to directly address Church problems.

Pius XII letters only taste of full Vatican archive

Mar 5, 2012 - 11:23 am .- The Jewish New Yorker who has made it his life’s work to clear the name of Pope Pius XII is welcoming the first public display of letters from the Vatican Archives that suggest the wartime pontiff helped many Jews escape Nazi persecution.