Last article of section "Awards and Prizes"
Pakistani child education activist Malala Yousafzai, and Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian child rights campaigner, have jointly won the Nobel Peace Prize. In the days leading up to today’s announcement, Pope Francis was the bookies’ favourite to win the famous prize, with Paddy Power giving him odds of 9/4. At the ...read more
Articles from section "Awards and Prizes"
A non-Catholic was chosen as one of two recipients for this year's Ratzinger Prize. This was announced today at a press conference that overviewed the activities of the "Vatican Foundation: …read more
The second edition of the journalistic Prize “A Pen for Life,” which awards journalists who defend life and the Family was announced recently. The award is promoted by the Biomedi@ Research …read more
Sister Mary Thomas, an Augustinian Sister, has been awarded an MBE (Most Excellent Order of the British Empire] by Her Majesty the Queen in the New Year’s Honor’s List for services to ‘St. …read more
Cardinal Elia Angelo Dalla Costa, Archbishop of Florence, has been recognized as Righteous Among the Nations by the Yad Vashem organization. Cardinal Dalla Costa was recognized for his role in …read more
On October 31st, Archbishop John Onaiyekan of Abuja, Nigeria, was in Brussels to receive a peace award from Pax Christi International. He was named the organizations Peace Award Laureate for …read more