Archive of July 1, 2012

Administration's abortion commitment may be aiding sex-slave industry

Jul 1, 2012 - 05:09 pm .- By insisting on abortion referrals in its anti-trafficking work, the Obama administration may be inadvertently helping the perpetrators of sex-slavery, a former Health and Human Services official says.

Sacraments make Greenport girl’s wish come true

Jul 1, 2012 - 01:00 pm .- Making her first Holy Communion last weekend was truly a wish come true for Bethzy Bran-Lopez, a six-year-old girl from St. Agnes parish in Greenport, N.Y. with a tiny body and an enormous love for Jesus.

Pope: healthcare workers can learn from Christ’s miracles

Jul 1, 2012 - 11:50 am .- Jesus Christ’s miraculous healing of the daughter of Jairus and a woman who suffered from a hemorrhage should inspire healthcare workers to care for the entire person, physical and spiritual, Pope Benedict XVI said July 1.

Church honors priest and founder St. Anthony Mary Zaccaria July 5

Jul 1, 2012 - 07:09 am .- On July 5, the Catholic Church remembers Saint Anthony Mary Zaccaria. A renowned preacher and promoter of Eucharistic adoration, he founded the order of priests now known as the Barnabites.