Archive of February 16, 2015

What are the challenges facing family catechesis in India?

Feb 16, 2015 - 09:09 pm .- The Indian Catechetical Association held its ninth annual convention last week to evaluate the central challenges to both the evangelization and catechesis of families on the subcontinent.

Federalism, same-sex marriage, and what a bishop has to say about it

Feb 16, 2015 - 07:06 pm .- The head of the U.S. bishops’ marriage committee is backing new legislation that thwarts the federal government from bypassing state marriage laws.

A Presidents Day reminder: rights are a gift from God

Feb 16, 2015 - 05:34 pm .- Past presidents have seen God and religion as an inherent part of Americans’ rights and freedoms, according to a Presidents Day commercial from the Knights of Columbus.

In sight of the nation's capitol, a massive Bible museum underway

Feb 16, 2015 - 04:45 pm .- A vast Bible museum is currently under construction in Washington, D.C. and has had strong support since its beginning phases from the Vatican, officials for the project revealed last week.

Pope condemns beheading of Egyptian Christians, says blood 'cries out to be heard'

Feb 16, 2015 - 10:45 am .- Pope Francis mourned the 21 Egyptian Christians beheaded by the Islamic State, calling them martyrs that “belong to all Christians.”