Respecting religious freedom in the world today means combating “Christianophobia, Islamophobia and anti-Semitism,” says Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, secretary for relations with states at the Vatican Secretariat of State.
Gospel Commentary for the Baptism of the Lordby Father Raniero Cantalamessa, OFM Cap Jesus himself gives an explanation of what happens to him in the baptism in the Jordan. Returned from the Jordan, in the synagogue at Nazareth he applies to himself the wread more
In the past few weeks, co- incident with the reception of Tony Blair into the Catholic Church, there have been media reports that Roman Catholicism is already, or is soon to become, the largest practising religious grouping in the UK, overtaking Anglicaniread more
A group of teachers and students forced Pope Benedict XVI to cancel his visit to La Sapienza Unversity in Rome this week. But the Pope has made public the address that he had written for the occasion. It is the follow-up to the formidable lecture in Regread more
ZENIT reports Pope Benedicts XVI’s view that young people are need a “real education” to face the challenges of life. In a recent letter, Benedict XVI noted that education today “seems to be becoming ever more difficult. […] read more
Catholic Education Week (26th January to 2nd February 2008) As we enter Catholic Education Week 2008, we celebrate what is distinctive and excellent about Catholic Education in Scotland. We look forward to the continuing development of Catholic schools, tread more
CATHOLIC EDUCATION WEEK – ‘Teaching Values for Life’27th January to 2nd February 2008
The Catholic community in Scotland will celebrate the achievements of Catholic education during the week 27th January to 2nd February 200read more
First Minister Alex SalmondCardinal Winning Education LectureUniversity of Glasgow, Saturday, February 2, 2008 Your Eminence, Your Grace, My Lords, Reverend Fathers, ladies and gentlemen. It is a great honour to be invited to deliver this year’s Cread more
On Saturday 2nd February 2008, in the Bute Hall of the University of Glasgow, Rt. Hon. Alex Salmond, First Minister of Scotland, delivered the Cardinal Winning Education Lecture. The title of his lecture was: ‘Celebrating Catholic education: refleread more
Catholic Ministers of Parliament could revolt against Labor Party leader Prime Minister Gordon Brown over a bill on embryo fertilization and research, the Telegraph reports.
The Human Fertilization and Embryology Bill will allow the creation of humaread more