Archive of June 10, 2012

Catholic lawmaker seeks colleagues' support for HHS mandate suits

Jun 10, 2012 - 03:57 pm .- A Catholic congressman from Louisiana is organizing an effort to have lawmakers file legal briefs in favor of lawsuits against the Obama administration’s controversial contraception mandate.

Swiss Guard's faith deepened as he served

Jun 10, 2012 - 01:12 pm .- Few people have the opportunity to attend a Mass celebrated by the Pope. Far fewer have the privilege to do so in his private chapel at the Vatican.

Pope praises Corpus Christi processions

Jun 10, 2012 - 11:09 am .- Pope Benedict XVI praised the “lively tradition” of holding solemn processions with the Blessed Sacrament “through the streets and squares” on the Feast of Corpus Christi. 

Jesuit priest St. John Francis Regis honored June 16

Jun 10, 2012 - 07:07 am .- On June 16 the Catholic Church celebrates the memory of Saint John Francis Regis, a 17th-century French Jesuit known for his zealous missionary efforts and his care for the poor and marginalized.