Monthly Archives: June 2012

SSPX Bishop Fellay arrives at Vatican

UPDATE: Bishop Fellay, doctrinal officials meet for discussions at Vatican VATICAN CITY — Bishop Bernard Fellay, superior general of the traditionalist Society of St. Pius X, arrived at the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith at 5 p.m. this evening … Continue reading

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Video: Why Corpus Christi processions?

Is your town or parish having a Corpus Christi procession this weekend to mark the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ? This past Thursday, when much of Europe and other locations marked the traditional date of the … Continue reading

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CUA president pens columns about HHS mandate

John Garvey, president of The Catholic University of America in Washington, has been writing a fair amount on the contraceptive mandate in the new health care reform law. He wrote an op-ed piece in the May 25 edition of The Washington Post … Continue reading

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Pope heading to USA? Next world families’ meeting in Philly 2015

MILAN, Italy — The Archdiocese of Philadelphia will host the next World Meeting of Families in 2015, an event attended by hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world. It will be the first time the event, established … Continue reading

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‘For Greater Glory’ is a ‘strong film with a timely message’ about religious liberty, says archbishop

It’s not every day a Catholic archbishop welcomes a host of Hollywood celebrities at a movie premiere, but that was the scene on the red carpet May 31, when Los Angeles Archbishop Jose H. Gomez greeted the stars of the … Continue reading

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Video: Why the pope is in Milan this weekend

Pope Benedict XVI arrived in Milan late this afternoon for the World Meeting of Families, where he plans to show his deep concern for bolstering the family during troubled times. In this video from our Rome bureau, correspondent Carol Glatz, who … Continue reading

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High school grads get some advice for building up social network for ‘kingdom of God on this earth’

So just what kind of social network did the fishermen who followed Christ have? Bishop Robert N. Lynch of St. Petersburg, Fla., posed that question in the homily he delivered May 28 at the 2012 baccalaureate Mass for the graduating … Continue reading

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