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The dramatic aging of the world’s population will impose a “demographic tax” on economic growth over the next two decades, warned a recent report published by Moody’s Investors Service. The report, titled: "Population Aging Will Dampen Economic Growth over the Next Two Decades," warned that policy reforms and tec...read more
Articles from section "Elderly and Dying"
Intergenerational Solidarity was at the heart of this year’s annual summit meeting of European Faith leaders with the Presidents of EU Institutions. This was the eighth such high-level …read more
One of the traditional names given to the Blessed Virgin Mary is "Our Lady of Sorrows," a title under which the faithful reflect on the sorrowful events of her life, specifically the …read more
Here is a L'Osservatore Romano translation of the address Benedict XVI gave Sunday before and after praying the midday Angelus with those gathered in St. Peter's Square. * * * Dear Brothers …read more
God's intervention in the drama of human history does not obey any natural cycle; it only obeys his grace and faithfulness, says Benedict XVI. The Pope made this reflection today when he …read more
Here is a translation of the homily Benedict XVI gave today when he celebrated Mass for the cardinals and bishops who have died this year. * * * Venerable Brothers, Dear brothers and sisters! …read more