Archive of April 15, 2012

Holy Mass is encounter with risen Jesus, Pope says

Apr 15, 2012 - 04:12 pm .- Holy Mass is more than a historical re-enactment, Pope Benedict XVI said on April 15, Divine Mercy Sunday.

Pope Benedict stars in new children's book

Apr 15, 2012 - 04:08 pm .- Natalia Tsarkova, known as the “Michelangelo of the 21st century” for her work as the official papal portrait artist, gave Pope Benedict a special gift for his 85th birthday: a copy of her new children's book in which he is the star.

Benedictine theologian St. Anselm honored April 21

Apr 15, 2012 - 06:12 am .- On April 21, the Catholic Church honors Saint Anselm, the 11th and 12th-century Benedictine monk and archbishop best known for his writings on Christ's atonement and the existence of God.