Archive of August 16, 2017

Theologian Pia de Solenni appointed Orange County chancellor

Aug 16, 2017 - 02:44 pm .- Moral theologian and cultural analyst Dr. Pia de Solenni has been appointed chancellor for the Diocese of Orange in California, effective Aug. 28.

Shock and grief after mudslide in Sierra Leone kills hundreds

Aug 16, 2017 - 11:08 am .- A massive mudslide in Sierra Leone’s capital city has left hundreds dead and thousands homeless, with relief agencies hurrying to respond.

Pope prays for victims, rescue workers of Sierra Leone mudslide

Aug 16, 2017 - 07:54 am .- With hundreds dead and nearly 600 more still missing as a result of a giant mudslide that ravished Sierra Leone's capital, Pope Francis has prayed for the victims, their families and rescue workers providing relief to those affected.

Archbishop Gomez: Make Oscar Romero's mission your own

Aug 16, 2017 - 06:02 am .- The 100th birthday of Blessed Oscar Romero was a time for Los Angelenos to reflect on the martyred Salvadoran bishop's virtues and how his vision can be made a reality today

Iceland is 'eradicating' Down syndrome…by aborting everyone who has it

Aug 16, 2017 - 03:22 am .- A recent article from CBS News proclaims that “few countries have come as close to eradicating Down syndrome births as Iceland.”

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