The decrease in the number of Catholics in the House of Representatives will not be as great as expected because of the election of 33 new Catholic Republicans.
Infringements on the freedom of religion threaten peace worldwide as well as stifle authentic human development, the pope said.
Cataclysm is not God's dream for creation.
With its wild wordplay and serious ideas, Salman Rushie's latest work of fantasy is hardly tween-lit.
The Pax Christi International Peace Award for 2010 was given on Dec. 8 to Louis Sako,the Chaldean archbishop of Kirkuk, Iraq.
Epiphany (A), Jan. 2, 2011
St. Vincent de Paul's lifetime of service among the poor