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With the Catechism's clear defense of human life from the moment of conception, the Catholic Church is one of the most vocal advocates for an end to elective abortion. It's natural that many Catholics, then, are leaders in the pro-life movement. But Catholics and other Christians are hardly the only pro-lifers, a...read more
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Here is the translation of the Pope Benedict XVI's address to the Pontifical Academy of Sciences on the occasion of their Plenary Assembly. * * * Your Excellencies,Distinguished Ladies and …read more
The director of the Vatican Observatory, Jesuit Father Jose Gabriel Funes, expressed excitement at the news of the successful landing of Curiosity, a rover launched by NASA in November 2011. …read more
By Junno Arocho Benedict XVI made a pastoral visit today to Rome's Sacred Heart Catholic University, to mark the 50th anniversary of the "Agostino Gemelli" faculty of medicine and surgery. …read more
Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave today when he visited Rome's Sacred Heart Catholic University, to mark the 50th anniversary of the "Agostino Gemelli" faculty of medicine …read more
A symposium held last week at Rome's Pontificial Gregorian University commemorated the work of a Croatian Jesuit, Father Ruđer Josip Bošković, who played an important role in promoting a …read more