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Power to the Irish

VATICAN CITY (CNS): If Catholic and Protestant political parties in Northern Ireland form a power sharing government it would be "a very powerful Christian witness" for other areas where conflicts include a religious component, Pope Benedict XVI told Ireland's President...

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Reviewing the case against Judas

Who was Judas and how critical was his role in the betrayal of Jesus? That is the question novelist Jeffrey Archer probes in his latest book, The Gospel According to Judas, supported by an Australian Salesian priest. CINDY WOODEN reports from Rome.

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Vatican rebukes theologian

VATICAN CITY (CNS): The Vatican has strongly criticised the work of Jesuit Father Jon Sobrino, a leading proponent of liberation theology, saying some of his writings relating to the divinity of Christ were "not in conformity with the doctrine of the Church"...

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Kosovo honours holy nun

OXFORD, England (CNS): The government of the predominantly Muslim Kosovo has approved plans for a cathedral dedicated to Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta...

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Bishops offend Jewish heads

COLOGNE, Germany (CNS): Remarks made by German bishops during a recent visit to the West Bank have caused a storm of reaction from Jewish leaders in Germany...

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Scholars refute claims of KGB plot against Pius XII

BUCHAREST, Romania (CNS): Historians and Communist-era diplomats have cast doubts on a former Romanian general's claim that he helped with a KGB plot to portray Pope Pius XII as a Nazi sympathiser in order to weaken the Catholic Church...

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Pope to release letter to China at Easter

ROME (CNS): Pope Benedict XVI's letter to Chinese Catholics will be released at Easter and will encourage the faithful, clarify issues of doctrine and call for full religious freedom, said China's cardinal...

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