Archive of June 24, 2012

Philadelphia archdiocese cuts jobs, closes newspaper

Jun 24, 2012 - 04:56 pm .- Facing a $17 million projected deficit, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia is cutting over 40 jobs, closing and restructuring programs, and shuttering its 117-year-old newspaper The Catholic Standard and Times.

Fox News' Greg Burke hailed as new Vatican media adviser

Jun 24, 2012 - 01:38 pm .- Fox News Rome correspondent and former National Catholic Register journalist Greg Burke has been praised as the ideal choice for the Vatican's new media adviser post.

The sister who had no intention of becoming a sister

Jun 24, 2012 - 01:00 pm .- Sister Arlene Vasquez, MCDP (Missionary Catechists of Divine Providence) had no intention of becoming a sister.

Pope reminds faithful that nothing is impossible with God

Jun 24, 2012 - 12:48 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI says the Church's celebration of the birth of John the Baptist should be a reminder that for God, all things are possible.