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Stories for week of April 29, 2012
Ordered from most to least recent.
Released Friday, May. 4
Bankruptcy judge may release testimony of Milwaukee prelates
Beatify Bhatti, John Allen suggests
New York bishops recommend higher minimum wage
Cardinal Brady repeats that he will not resign
Philadelphia: 3 suspended priests cleared, 5 found unfit for ministry
Bishop Blaire, Rep. Ryan explain differing stands on federal budget
Pope will hear Beethoven's 9th performed at La Scala
Australian organization of women religious signals support for LCWR
Balance economic and spiritual needs of people, Pope urges national leaders
One-fifth of US Catholics not linked to any parish
Overview of recent Vatican document on theology
Faithful urged to prod Clinton on Sudan
Pope to visit Italian city in July
Victory for pro-family forces at UN
Nepal to criminalize evangelization
Catholics ‘fertile ground’ for conversion to Islam: senior Al-Qaeda official
Released Thursday, May. 3
Leading Irish politicians call for Cardinal Brady's resignation
Columnist George Will celebrates 40th birthday of his Down-syndrome son
Decisions due Friday on suspended Philadelphia priests
Rebel violence in Congo forcing thousands into flight
Pope tells medical faculty: restore role of faith in research
Catholic vote now seen evenly split in US presidential race
Over 100,000 adult baptisms in South Korea in 2011
Profile of Olympic skater who became nun
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140th anniversary of largest women’s religious institute
Honduran cardinal welcomes new Caritas statutes
Mormons surge, Catholics decline in US; half of Americans are nonadherents
Released Wednesday, May. 2
New statutes for Caritas International underline Vatican control
New calls for Cardinal Brady to resign over role in Irish sex-abuse investigation
Pacem in Terris
seen as important guide to recovery understanding of common good
Myanmar bishops pleased with Aung San Suu Kyi decision to enter parliament
Italian bishops' daily seeks scrutiny of 'medical marijuana' drive
Police oust 'Occupy' protesters from San Francisco archdiocesan building-- again
Maureen Dowd taken to task for inaccuracies, illogic
Pope recalls beatification of John Paul II, one year later
Prayer and Scripture reading help guide the faithful through life, Pope tells audience
Egypt's Copts to choose new spiritual leader in September
Announcement imminent about suspended Philadelphia priests?
Australian priest removed after revealing secret marriage
receives ‘Catholic Oscar’ award
Christian activist slain in Pakistan
Episcopal Church may approve blessing of same-sex relationships
French Revolution martyr beatified
Nigerian prelates lament weak response to Islamist terrorism
Released Tuesday, May. 1
Young adults in US drifting away from religious groups, survey finds
Pope donates $250,000 to Anglican ordinariate in Great Britain
Dean of Roman Rota suggests stricter rule for annulments
Colorado ex-governor rips CCHD critics
Nigeria: priest released after week in captivity
Political dissidents criticize Cuban cardinal’s remarks at Harvard
Holy See, prelates lament attacks on African Christians
Catholic teaching does not espouse world government, says pontifical academy head
Released Monday, Apr. 30
columnists rap Vatican move to reform LCWR
Irish protesters decry Vatican censorship of dissident priests
Pepsi ends use of aborted cell lines in taste testing
Italian missionary slain in Brazil
Terror bombing at Nairobi church
Vatican conference assesses enduring impact of
Pacem in Terris
Another Catholic college rescinds invitation to pro-abortion commencement speaker
Pray for vocations, and listen for the call, Pope urges
Make the Eucharist central, Pope tells newly ordained priests
Did Italian crime boss pay for burial in Roman basilica?
Pope's prayer intentions for May 2012
California bill would outlaw reparative therapy for homosexuality for minors
Wisconsin prelate defends priests, warns of canonical penalty for calumny
Scottish cardinal calls for ‘Robin Hood tax’
Nigeria: 16 dead following gunfire, bomb attack on Mass
Pontiff tells German bishops that
must be translated literally
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