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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 senior fellow and director of Marriage and Religion at the Family Research Council has been honored with the Society of Catholic Social Scientists' Pope Pius XI Award. A psychologist by …read more
On Saturday, Pope Benedict XVI met in the Clementine Hall of the Vatican Apostolic Palace with the Synod Fathers to award the "Ratzinger Prize" to 2 recipients: Prof. Rémi Brague of France, a …read more
Venerable Brothers, illustrious Ladies and Gentlemen, dear brothers and sisters! I am happy to offer my greeting to all of you who have come for this ceremony. I thank Cardinal Ruini for his …read more
Archbishop John Onaiyekan, the 2012 International Pax Christi Laureate, will be honored in Mechelen/Brussels, Belgium, on, October 31, for his efforts in promoting understanding through …read more
A Catholic missionary, Maryknoll Father Thomas Peyton, received the annual Humanity Award from the Hong Kong Red Cross and Radio Television Hong Kong for his selfless services to the needy in …read more