Thursday, 16 June 2011 16:00
WASHINGTON (CNS) — More than 60 U.S. bishops plan to join the 25,000 U.S. World Youth Day pilgrims expected to be part of an estimated 1 million-plus young people who will attend at least one of the events in Madrid Aug. 16-21.
Tuesday, 07 June 2011 14:39
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Wednesday, 01 June 2011 09:05
Southern Sudan's bishops are launching a pastoral program with the theme "one nation from every tribe, tongue and people," beginning May 28 with a eucharistic procession and culminating with a Mass of Thanksgiving July 10.
Wednesday, 01 June 2011 08:56
In the 84-year-old pope's 19th trip abroad and his 13th to a European country, he also will continue to underline the importance he places on reviving Europe's Christian roots.
Prayer of the MonthPapal intentions for November: That priests who experience difficulties may find comfort in their suffering, support in their doubts, and confirmation in their fidelity. That as fruit of the continental mission, Latin American Churches may send missionaries to other Churches.
Papal intentions for December: That children who are victims of abandonment or violence may find the love and protection they need. That Christians, enlightened by the Word incarnate, may prepare humanity for the Savior's coming.