“Be Joyful and Faithful Witnesses of the Love of the Lord”
October Event Is Follow-Up to 2008 Conference in Rome
“The Two Great Apostles Are the ‘Wings’ of Knowledge of God”
She Entered the Convent the Day Benedict XVI Was Born
“The Holy See’s Daily Stands As a Paper of Ideas”
Guide Addresses Exploiting Poverty, Healing Ministry
VATICAN CITY, JUNE 30, 2011 (Zenit.org).- Benedict XVI met with the 40 new metropolitan archbishops who received the pallium Wednesday, inviting them in the words of St. Cyprian: “Let us prefer absolutely nothing to Christ, because neither has he preferred anything to us.”
UNESCO Honors Lombard “Places of Power”
150 Years: “A Considerable Length of Time for a Daily Newspaper”
KNOCK, Ireland, JUNE 30, 2011 (Zenit.org).- In a letter addressed to Cardinal Sean Brady, Archbishop of Armagh, Benedict XVI sent his “warm and prayerful best wishes” to the nearly 13,000 pilgrims who attended the National Eucharistic Congress last weekend at the Marian Shrine in Knock.
International Groups Look at Sex-Selective Abortion
Shares Personal Reflection on 60th Anniversary of Ordination
41 Archbishops Receive Symbol of Union With Peter
Archbishop Luigi Travaglino Talks of the Holy See at FAO
ARMAGH, Ireland, JUNE 29, 2011 (Zenit.org).- The bishops of Ireland are among the many sending congratulations to Benedict XVI today as he celebrates 60 years as a priest.
“Thank You For the Grace of the Priestly Ministry”
“It Is Only in the Unity Represented by Peter That We Truly Lead People to Christ”
Serious Side Effects Plague Yaz Oral Contraceptive
WASHINGTON, D.C., JUNE 28, 2011 (Zenit.org).- “Abandonment of the common good” is how Bishop Salvatore Cordileone, chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Subcommittee for the Promotion and Defense of Marriage, described the New York State Legislature’s decision to pass the Marriage Equality Act.
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, JUNE 28, 2011 (Zenit.org).- The streets of St. Petersburg became witness to the Real Presence of Christ on Sunday, after 93 years in which there had not been a Corpus Christi procession.
“The Incomplete Communion That Already Unites Us Must Grow”
And More on Wearing the Rosary as a Necklace
Notes Desire That Christians Proclaim Christ’s Presence
Suggests Rhythm of Dialogue Reflects Complexity of Issues
Biblical Reflection for the 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time A
Number Is Record for 50 Days Pre-Event
Victims of Nazis Beatified in Germany
NEW YORK, JUNE 27, 2011 (Zenit.org).- The bishops of New York say they realize their beliefs on marriage will continue to be ridiculed, but that a legislature cannot change what marriage is.