Archive of April 5, 2012

Only union with God brings freedom, Pope says on Holy Thursday

Apr 5, 2012 - 03:32 pm .- At the Mass of the Supper of the Lord on Holy Thursday, Pope Benedict said that men and women find true freedom only when they submit to God’s will.

Pope Benedict: fidelity to Jesus is source of change in the Church

Apr 5, 2012 - 12:02 pm .- During his homily at the Chrism Mass celebrated the morning of Holy Thursday, Pope Benedict XVI said that humble fidelity to Jesus and obedience to the magisterium is what brings true change to the Church.

Did NY Times columnist invent story of Catholic-turned-abortionist?

Apr 5, 2012 - 06:16 am .- A New York Times writer is facing allegations that he embellished or fabricated the story of a college classmate who turned from a practicing Catholic to a non-religious abortionist.

Xavier University to halt contraception, sterilization coverage

Apr 5, 2012 - 04:06 am .- Xavier University president Fr. Michael J. Graham, S.J. has directed the Jesuit school to stop its health plan's insurance coverage of contraception and sterilization.