MANILA, Philippines, AUG. 31, 2011 (Zenit.org).- The Family Rosary Crusade in the Philippines is spearheading a campaign to get 1 million Filipinos to pray 1 million rosaries in 200 days for all nations in the world.
VATICAN CITY, AUG. 31, 2011 (Zenit.org).- Cardinal Renato Martino will be representing Benedict XVI this weekend at celebrations marking the 1,000 anniversary of the Italian Benedictine Abbey of the Holy Trinity of Cava.
VATICAN CITY, AUG. 30, 2011 (Zenit.org).- Benedict XVI appointed Cardinal Jozef Tomko to be his special envoy at the celebrations marking the 600th anniversary of the Eucharistic miracle of Ludbreg in Croatia.
ROME, AUG. 30, 2011 (Zenit.org).- Italian sculptor and Pontifical Culture Commission member Oliviero Rainaldi is willing to alter the 16-foot bronze statue of Blessed John Paul II that has caused such a stir since its unveiling May 18.
CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy, AUG. 28, 2011 (Zenit.org).- Benedict XVI offered words of encouragement today to young men studying for the priesthood, telling them not to be afraid of giving their lives completely to Christ.