Archive of April 6, 2012

Christ's crucifixion a source of hope for families, Pope says

Apr 6, 2012 - 02:29 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI said that although families around the world today are facing many challenges, Jesus' death on the cross serves to provide hope for them.

Attorney sees Easter as opportunity to voice religious freedom

Apr 6, 2012 - 06:06 am .- Easter Sunday will mark not only the celebration of Christ's resurrection, but will also serve as an opportunity to express religious freedom, says a Catholic legal expert.

Efforts to defend marriage intensify in Maryland

Apr 6, 2012 - 04:09 am .- A month after the state of Maryland approved a bill to legalize “gay marriage,” local initiatives to block the legislation through a November referendum are fully underway.