Daily Archives: April 3, 2008

Pilgrims of the world honor JPII

VATICAN CITY — Thousands of people flocked to St. Peter’s Square Tuesday to attend a memorial Mass for Pope John Paul II, who died on that date three years ago.  The blue balloons on this Google map show you just some of the … Continue reading

Posted in CNS, Vatican

Washington Metro subway system offers ‘Mass Pass’

A lot of special events in Washington these days are drawing big numbers and keeping Metro subway operators on their toes, what with a shiny new ballpark now open and the spring’s annual cherry blossom festivities in full bloom. Add to that Pope … Continue reading

Posted in CNS, papal trip

Most-viewed CNS stories for March

Did you miss any of these? Here’s a list of most-viewed stories for March on our public site, http://www.catholicnews.com: 1. St. Patrick’s Day falling during Holy Week prompts parade dilemma. 2. Maryland couple hopes son’s medical case will help Toussaint’s … Continue reading

Posted in CNS