Archive of January 21, 2012

Archbishop Chaput sees societal lesson in Amelia Rivera case

Jan 21, 2012 - 07:14 pm .- Archbishop Charles J. Chaput of Philadelphia believes that the Roe v. Wade decision, which legalized abortion in the U.S., undermined reverence for the lives of the mentally and physically disabled as well as the lives of unborn children.

Vatican approval for Neocatechumenal Way only applies to non-liturgical teachings

Jan 21, 2012 - 05:15 pm .- The Vatican’s approval of the Neocatechumenal Way’s forms of “celebration” only applies to non-liturgical prayers within their catechesis and not to the Mass or other liturgies of the Church.

New CNA video shows where Pope will visit in Cuba

Jan 21, 2012 - 04:01 pm .- With help from the local Diocese of Holguin, CNA launched a video outlining the places where Pope Benedict XVI will visit in Cuba when he travels to the country March 26-28.

Pope Benedict tells seminarians his expectations

Jan 21, 2012 - 07:38 am .- Pope Benedict XVI advised the seminarians of his diocese that it takes “integrity, maturity, asceticism, constancy and heroic fidelity” to be a good seminarian and become a great young priest.