Nearly 500 men to be ordained priests for U.S. Church this year
Pro-abortion Congressman to speak at Catholic college
Promotion of condoms is “irresponsible and ineffective,” pro-life leader says
PBS TV stations to air three-part documentary on atheism (Discussion at Amy’s here).
In no particular order, from CWNews:
Vatican court hands down first drug-possession sentence [more from AP here.]
New appointments to Roman Curia
Vatican releases Pope’s May-June liturgical schedule
To be noted:
CNS: Portland Archdiocese ends bankruptcy with $75 million settlement
CWNews: Turkish media report torture of Christian murder victims
LSN: One in Thirty ?Seriously Handicapped? Children Survive Chemical Abortion in UK
Amy notes that the International Theological Commission’s report on Limbo has been released.
CNS has very good coverage:
After several years of study, the Vatican’s International Theological Commission said there are good reasons to hope that babies who die without being baptized go to heaven.
In a document published April 20, the commission said the traditional concept of limbo —... More
Some of today’s Catholic News Agency articles are especially good reading:
Vatican Council to emphasize importance of young adults in the working world: “The Vatican?s Pontifical Council for the Laity announced the plans for its ninth International Youth Forum, due to be held at Rocca di Papa near Rome from March 28 to April 1 on the theme: “Bearing witness to Christ in the worl... More