Daily Archives: April 7, 2008

Prayers for the papal trip from across the ocean

ROME — Pope Benedict XVI joined members of the Rome-based Sant’Egidio Community for an afternoon prayer service today. Although the visit marked the 40th anniversary of the community — committed to serving the poor, to dialogue and to peacemaking — … Continue reading

Posted in papal trip, Vatican

Charlton Heston’s other ‘holy’ roles

Just about everyone familiar with cinema knows that Charlton Heston, who died April 5 at age 84, played Moses in the 1956 Hollywood classic “The Ten Commandments.” But it would take a real film buff to remember the other “holy” … Continue reading

Posted in CNS, movies