Posts Tagged ‘roman catholic faith’

Pope Benedict XVI reiterates support for traditional family in Croatia

Pope Benedict XVI said recently on his visit to Croatia that secularization is breaking down the concept of the traditional family in Europe. The pontiff, on his second day in Croatia, also said that there is a need to introduc...

Book says MacArthur encouraged widespread Catholicism in Japan in postwar era

A new book says that in the post-war era, Gen. Douglas MacArthur perceived a “spiritual vacuum” in Japan and tried to fill it with spiritual beliefs, including Christianity and  Freemasonry. In the book, 1945 Under the Shadow o...

New study says Chicago Catholics’ faith remains steadfast

An unprecedented study by a renowned Catholic author and scholar says that the faith of Roman Catholics in Chicago remains strong, and is even deeper among younger adult Catholics. Distinguished sociologist and author Fr. Andre...