Archive of September 24, 2012

Archbishop Gomez calls on voters to incorporate faith into voting

Sep 24, 2012 - 05:38 pm .- Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles has called on Catholics to achieve a “unity of life” and let their faith form their political decisions as they prepare to vote this November.

Pope urges care, protection of Colombia's indigenous people

Sep 24, 2012 - 04:02 pm .- In a message to Colombia's bishops, Pope Benedict said government leaders should not manipulate or exploit indigenous people in the country but rather protect the communities and their land.

Catholics encouraged to participate in Year of Faith through sacraments, prayer

Sep 24, 2012 - 02:53 pm .- The leader of the U.S. bishops' evangelization committee has offered suggestions on ways for the faithful to take part in the upcoming Year of Faith through sacramental participation, prayer and action.

Pope says Christians politicians must be prophetic voices for dignity

Sep 24, 2012 - 02:07 pm .- Pope Benedict XVI is encouraging Christian politicians to be prophetic voices in promoting the dignity of every human being. 

Cardinal calls priests to conversion as Year of Faith nears

Sep 24, 2012 - 12:06 pm .- Cardinal Juan Luis Cipriani of Lima, Peru said the Year of Faith decreed by Pope Benedict XVI should be a time of conversion for priests, so that others “may see the presence of God in us.”