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Vatican Nuncio Weighs in on Libya (Catholic News Service)
31 Mar 2011 – The Vatican observer at the London conference on Libya said the situation in the North African country is forcing the international community to examine its obligation to intervene when the lives and rights of civilians are being threatened.  Read more...
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Pope Appeals To End Fighting in Libya (Catholic News Service)
29 Mar 2011 – Pope Benedict XVI appealed for a suspension of fighting in Libya and the immediate start of a serious dialogue aimed at restoring peace to the North African country.  Read more...
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Ukrainian Archbishop Installed (Catholic News Service)
29 Mar 2011 – Pledging to honor the legacy of the thousands of Ukrainian Catholics who died for their faith under communism, the new head of the Ukrainian Catholic Church — its youngest bishop — was installed March 27 in Kiev.  Read more...
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29 Mar 2011 – The new patriarch of the Maronite Catholic Church pledged to work with Muslims, noting that Lebanon is a country of partnership between Muslims and Christians.  Read more...
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28 Mar 2011 – The Pontifical Oriental Institute has the best general collection in the world on Eastern Christianity.  Read more...
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28 Mar 2011 – As the United States and other nations took military action to protect the people of Libya, a U.S. bishop urged the Obama administration to stay focused on this limited goal and on the well-being of the civilian population.  Read more...
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28 Mar 2011 – The Ukrainian Catholic Church elected its youngest bishop to succeed Cardinal Lubomyr Husar of Kiev-Halych, who retired Feb. 10.  Read more...
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25 Mar 2011 – After five nights of listening to bombs exploding, the apostolic vicar of Tripoli, Libya, said it is time for the African Union to try to mediate an end to the violence.  Read more...


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