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Resignation of Bishop Samuel Ruiz Garcia

Resignation of Bishop Samuel Ruiz Garcia

VATICAN CITY (CNS): Pope John Paul II has accepted the resignation of prominent 75 year-old Bishop Samuel Ruiz Garcia of San Cristobal de las Casas in Mexico, and has named the bishop of another diocese in the Mexican state of Chiapas to replace him...

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Pope realises dream of pilgrimage

Pope realises dream of pilgrimage

Pope John Paul II completed his long-desired pilgrimage to the Holy Land on March 26, in which he preached peace and reconciliation among the region's peoples and religions...

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Pope to visit Fatima for beatification

Pope John Paul II will travel to Fatima, Portugal, in May to beatify two shepherd children who had visions of Mary in 1917, a Vatican official confirmed...

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Pope looks to promised land

Pope looks to promised land

MADABA, Jordan (CNS): Standing on the mountain where Moses glimpsed the Promised Land, Pope John Paul II prayed that peace and justice would come to the modern peoples of the troubled region...

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Mary tape linked to suicide cult

KAMPALA,Uganda (CNS): A tape recording of the Virgin Mary helped convert many to a Ugandan sect that apparently committed mass suicide...

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Pope’s historic apology

Pope’s historic apology

POPE John Paul II has made an unprecedented apology for the sins of Christians through the ages, the culmination of the Church's "examination of conscience" for the Jubilee Year...

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Swiss bishops confess Nazi era errors

FRIBOURG, Switzerland (CNS): Switzerland's Catholic bishops have acknowledged that the Church "failed in its obligations toward the Jewish people" during the Nazi era...

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Oldest cardinal dies

Oldest cardinal dies

VATICAN CITY (CNS): The Catholic Church's oldest cardinal, Ignatius Kung Pin-mei, died on March 12, aged 98...

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Pope on pilgrimage to Egypt

Pope on pilgrimage to Egypt

CAIRO. Egypt (CNS): Pope John Paul II began a long-anticipated series of Holy Year pilgrimages to the roots of the faith with a three-day visit to Egypt late last month.

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