Bishops offer Mass and list of priorities for President Aquino

Manila (Agenzia Fides) – Carry out the long-awaited land reform; reject the document on sexual and reproductive health; eradicate nepotism and corruption from government; ensure food security in the country…These are some of the requests that were submitted by the Filipino bishops to President-Elect Benigno Aquino who yesterday, June 30, was sworn into office. [...]

U.S. Catholic colleges top regional listing

WASHINGTON – In the 2009 list of the nation’s best colleges, according to U.S. News & World Report’s ranking, Catholic colleges and universities fared at the top of regional lists for the North and Midwest. But only three Catholic colleges made it to the overall national rankings. The University of Notre Dame in Indiana placed [...]