Science Doesn’t Have All The Answers

Catholic Communications, Sydney Archdiocese, 5 Oct 2011 Fr Purcell’s book willbe released in Australiaon Friday, 7 October Despite the giant leaps made by science over the past century, scientists are still unable to… Continue reading

Foster care fight ends Peoria Catholic Charities’ work with state

By Kevin J. Jones Peoria, Ill., Oct 6, 2011 / 07:31 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholic Charities of Peoria is withdrawing from Illinois state-funded social services because state laws and public policy have “increasingly… Continue reading

THE FEMININE GENIUS

What is true femininity? What is authentic beauty in a culture that so often confuses and crushes the dignity of women? Thérèse Nichols interviews several women including Genevieve Kineke, author of the book;… Continue reading

Philippine youth say YUP! to development, NOPE to population control

7:03:15 PMCarolyn Moynihan | 4 Oct 2011 Four of the young Philippines legislators at a rally. Nine young members of the Philippines Legislature have formed a new offensive against the highly controversial Reproductive Health… Continue reading

Bishop Zurek announces private meeting with Fr. Pavone

By Marianne Medlin Amarillo, Texas, Oct 6, 2011 / 01:51 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Bishop Patrick J. Zurek of Amarillo, Texas said today that his actions in the situation surrounding Father Frank Pavone are… Continue reading

Vatican cardinal warns priests not to let humanity overshadow God

Los Angeles, Calif., Oct 6, 2011 / 10:55 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Cardinal Mauro Piacenza, the prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy, recently addressed priests and seminarians in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles,… Continue reading

Church’s mission, help India’s 45 million child labourers

» 10/06/2011 17:23 INDIA by Nirmala Carvalho Even though it is illegal, child labour plagues India, which has the highest number of working children under the age of 14. For Card Oswald Gracias, head… Continue reading

LIVING WITH AN ENDANGERED SPECIES; PAINTING AND POETRY

October Is Month of Rosary, Down Syndrome Awareness ROME, OCT. 6, 2011 (Zenit.org).- As it happens, I have one of the world’s most precious treasures sitting in my own home: an endangered species.… Continue reading

JOHN PAUL II MEMORIAL ON AGENDA FOR US BISHOPS’ FALL MEETING

WASHINGTON, D.C., OCT. 6, 2011 (Zenit.org).- The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops will meet Nov. 14-16 for their fall assembly, with the agenda including the approval of the Blessed John Paul II memorial… Continue reading

FAITH IS GOOD FOR THE COUNTRY, SAY CARDINAL SCHERER

Adds That Peace Is an Achievable Goal São Paulo, Brazil, OCT. 6, 2011 (Zenit.org).- The good Christian is also called to be a good citizen; hence, faith enriches one’s native country, says the… Continue reading