He was also among the more than 3,000 Roma Gypsies who danced to celebrate the beatification of the first saint of Romany heritage recognized by the Catholic Church. Ceferino Gimenez Mallo, was a Spaniard shot by a leftist execution squad during Spain's Civil War for defending a priest. Saint Ceferino was also a defender of the rights of the Romany people and is now considered their patron.
Flamenco dancer priest wows Spanish Catholics
Dietrich von Hildebrand's memoir of his life of heroic consistency of belief and action in Germany in the midst of the Holocaust.
Political expedience may rule in the U.S. Senate, where Democrats who have opposed the Keystone pipeline project may change their minds to keep incumbent Louisiana Democrat Sen. Mary Landrieu in office.
A Kenyan teachers union, and the hierarchy of the Catholic Church, have called for an investigation into fears that a UN-sponsored tetanus vaccine is causing miscarriages among Kenyan women.