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2011-12-12 10:00:00

This Friday (December 16th), just in time for Christmas, Catholics Come Home® begins airing a massive, national prime-time network television evangelization initiative airing December 16,

2011-11-18 02:43:31

A new, unprecedented national survey of African American Catholics by University of Notre Dame researchers reveals several significant insights into individual religious engagement and identifies several notable demographic trends facing the church.

2011-11-10 15:50:00

Catholics Come Home® announces a major, national, prime-time network television evangelization effort, for the first time ever in the 2,000 year history of the Catholic Church.

2011-05-27 09:15:00

WASHINGTON, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an unprecedented statement in Rome's prominent daily, Corriere della Sera, Catholics for Choice and the Condoms4Life campaign welcome attendees to Saturday's Vatican conference on HIV and AIDS with the message: We believe in God.

2011-04-26 08:22:00

Many saw him in person, watched papal events and his funeral, and remember his visits NEW HAVEN, Conn., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As Catholics around the world prepare for the beatification of Pope John Paul II on May 1st, Americans overwhelmingly say they admire him, still remember much of his pontificate, and overwhelmingly agree that he is worthy of beatification, according to a new Knights of Columbus/Marist Poll. For Pope John Paul, who visited America seven times, the...

2011-04-18 13:44:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Honor your family and friends this Holy season with an Easter eCard from Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA), the responsible way to provide both an environmentally friendly message and a gift to help those in need--all with a quick and easy click or two. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081008/CCUSALOGO) To select from a variety of Easter eCards, go to the CCUSA Web page (at www.catholiccharitiesusa.org/ecards).

Word of the Day
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.