New Bible exhibit evangelizes through history of scripture

Vatican City, Apr 3, 2014 / 05:49 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Featuring ancient biblical artifacts from all over the world, the Verbum Domini II exhibition has officially opened at the Vatican, and is something organizers hope will inspire faith in those who come. “It shows that the transmission of God’s word is real. It shows the amazing impact of the Bible,” the Museum of the Bible’s Chief Operating Officer Cary Summers told CNA on during a March 28 interview. The Museum … [Read more...]

Vatican Radio releases digital archive of papal voices

Vatican City, Apr 3, 2014 / 04:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Vatican Radio presented Tuesday its digital archive of “The Voice of the Popes,” a collection of more than 8,000 audio recordings of every Pope since Pius XI which makes their message more easily accessible. “This is moving; this initiative of Vatican Radio has made me very happy that we can listen to their discourses,” said Cardinal Giovanni Re, prefect emeritus of the Congregation for Bishops, in an interview … [Read more...]

Atlanta archbishop apologizes for $2.2 million residence

Atlanta, Ga., Apr 3, 2014 / 02:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Atlanta has apologized for constructing a new $2.2 million residence, saying the plan was well-intended, but he failed to consider the example it set. “To all of you, I apologize sincerely and from my heart,” he wrote in a March 31 column for The Georgia Bulletin, the Atlanta archdiocesan newspaper. “Our intention was to recreate the residence I left behind, yet I know there are situations … [Read more...]

Cardinal encourages business schools to form principled leaders

Houston, Texas, Apr 3, 2014 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Cardinal Peter Turkson has encouraged business school faculty to teach their students about the Church's social teaching and to form them in ethics, morals, and stewardship. During his April 1 address, the cardinal pointed to the Church's social doctrine and its use in business, asking "that your graduates develop themselves to be 'principled leaders,' not merely market technicians, with their guidance provided by a … [Read more...]