Archive of July 5, 2012

Family advocates criticize Spain's failure to rule on abortion law

Jul 5, 2012 - 04:09 pm .- The leaders of Spain's Forum on the Family harshly criticized the failure of the Constitutional Court to rule on a case challenging the country’s two-year-old abortion law.

Holocaust museum praised for corrections to Pius XII exhibit

Jul 5, 2012 - 03:38 pm .- Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial has made changes to a controversial exhibit on Pope Pius XII, presenting a more balanced view of his actions toward the Nazis and their Jewish victims.

Indian martyr an example for Christians suffering persecution

Jul 5, 2012 - 12:03 pm .- The head of the Vatican's Congregation for the Causes of the Saints, Cardinal Angelo Amato, called an 18th century Indian martyr a shining example for Christians today who are suffering persecution.

Holy See announces loss of over $18 million for 2011

Jul 5, 2012 - 11:23 am .- The Holy See announced a loss of $18.7 million for 2011 – a sharp contrast to a surplus of $14 million the year before.