Monthly Archives: September 2013

Evangelical, Catholic legal scholars issue joint statement on the law

See on Scoop.it – Just a Plain Jane Catholic29 evangelical and Catholic legal scholars have published “Evangelicals and Catholics Together on the Law: The Lord of Heaven and Earth.” “We affirm that justice requires respect for … Kristen McGuire‘s insight: … Continue reading

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Pope’s interview prompts flurry of media reactions

See on Scoop.it – Just a Plain Jane CatholicVatican City, Sep 21, 2013 / 02:10 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A lengthy interview with Pope Francis published yesterday by a Jesuit publication has sparked a flood of news reports, as well as … Continue reading

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‘Un-gala’ fundraiser draws awareness to homeless ministry

See on Scoop.it – Just a Plain Jane CatholicDenver, Colo., Sep 6, 2013 / 02:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Putting a unique spin on a typical charity fundraiser, the young missionaries of Christ in the City recently hosted an “un-gala” to … Continue reading

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Embrace peace, Pope tells massive prayer vigil

See on Scoop.it – Just a Plain Jane CatholicVatican City, Sep 7, 2013 / 03:55 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Addressing myriad people in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis denounced war as a “defeat for humanity” and called on world leaders and … Continue reading

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Rural children, families inspired by Thai diocesan program

See on Scoop.it – Just a Plain Jane CatholicSi Racha, Thailand, Aug 29, 2013 / 12:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In Thailand, the Diocese of Chanthaburi is reaching out to rural residents through a human development program offering assistance to families … Continue reading

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Pope Francis announces global prayer vigil for peace on Sept. 7

See on Scoop.it – Just a Plain Jane CatholicVatican City, Sep 1, 2013 / 07:55 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Departing from his typical reflections on the Sunday gospel, Pope Francis used his Angelus audience today to call for peace throughout the … Continue reading

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