Walk Chaplain Fr. Fessio Stands for Life with Filipino Bishops

On January 29, 2015 noted Vatican watcher Sandro Magister published a column detailing the response of Fr. Joseph Fessio, SJ, founder of Ignatius Press, co-founder of USF’s legendary Ignatius Institute, and chaplain of the Walk for Life West Coast, to a recent statement by French Jesuit Pierre de Charentenay. In the pages of the Jesuit […]

Catholic World Report on Walk for Life West Coast

From today’s Catholic World Report: Walk for Life West Coast: “Bigger, younger, and more energetic every year” January 26, 2015 The annual pro-life event, which drew an estimated 50,000 Marchers this past Saturday, is one of the five largest public events in San Francisco Gibbons J. Cooney On Saturday, January 24, downtown San Francisco echoed […]

Blessing from Pope Francis to the Walk for Life West Coast!

Our Holy Father Pope Francis sent his blessing “to all who came out to the Walk for Life West Coast and all who supported it through their sacrifices and prayers”! Pope Francis’s ambassador to the United States, Apostolic Nuncio Archbishop Cardinal Maria Viganò, read the Holy Father’s message, beginning at about 4:00 in this video, […]

Papal Nuncio to Join Walk with Message from Pope Francis!

Great news! Valerie Schmalz writes in today’s Catholic San Francisco:  Papal Nuncio to bring message from Pope Francis to Walk for Life Jan. 24 The pope’s diplomatic representative to the U.S. will read a message of support from Pope Francis at the Walk for Life West Coast Jan. 24. Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, apostolic nuncio […]

Abortion is Torture, Vatican tells U.N.

Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, Pope Francis’ ambassador to the United Nations reminded U.N officials, who pretend to be against torture, that abortion IS torture. From Life News:   New York, NY (CFAM) — The Vatican had strong words for U.N. experts who accused the Catholic Church of torture because of its teaching on abortion. “The Holy See condemns the […]