Results from Tag: 'July 26-August 8, 2009'

Pope Approves Newman Miracle

Pope Benedict XVI recognized the healing of a Massachusetts deacon as a miracle, resulting from the intercession of the Venerable Servant of God John Henry Newman. This declaration clears the way for Cardinal Newman’s beatification.

Obama’s Conscience Promise

When President Obama met the Catholic press, he promised “robust” conscience protections for medical personnel. But those watching the debate wonder what the administration has in store.

Pope to President

President Obama met with Pope Benedict XVI at the Vatican July 10. The two leaders spoke about a variety of topics, with Benedict making a strong appeal about the dignity of all human life.