Archive of June 8, 2015

An altar for Pope Francis: CUA students' design to enliven DC Mass

Jun 8, 2015 - 07:03 pm .- For most graduating college seniors, the final weeks of school focus on exams, saying goodbyes and looking to their next steps in life.

Pope Francis: Men and women are different for a reason

Jun 8, 2015 - 03:52 pm .- The value and beauty of marriage, based on the complementarity of man and woman, is lamentably being challenged by “gender ideology,” Pope Francis warned the bishops of Puerto Rico on Monday.

Bishop Heiner Koch, a German delegate to Family Synod, appointed Berlin archbishop

Jun 8, 2015 - 01:37 pm .- The Vatican confirmed on Monday, June 8 that Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Heiner Koch of Dresden-Meissen as Archbishop of Berlin.

Pope Francis meets with Argentina’s president, and sends a present home

Jun 8, 2015 - 10:45 am .- Pope Francis on Sunday met with Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, the president of his native country. She assured the Roman Pontiff of the affection and closeness of his fellow Argentines and asked for his blessing on their behalf.