VATICAN CITY (GaeaTimes.com)- The citizens of Rome are all set to witness the beatification of Pope John Paul II on May 1, the Vatican City officials announced the news on Friday.
SALT LAKE CITY - National gay rights activists said Friday they'll descend on Salt Lake City's Mormon church headquarters to deliver more than 100,000 letters asking a senior church leader to recant recent anti-gay statements.
VATICAN CITY - French President Nicolas Sarkozy met Friday with the pope and top Vatican officials in a fence-mending visit following France's controversial crackdown on Gypsies, while a top Vatican cardinal urged France to welcome immigrants and those who have been persecuted.
SALT LAKE CITY - Gay rights activists staged a silent protest Thursday outside the headquarters of the Mormon church in Salt Lake City in response to a church leader's remarks that homosexuality is an immoral condition that can and should be overcome.
LAS VEGAS - The former pastor of Senate candidate Sharron Angle denounced Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's faith, calling the Mormon Church a cult that pretends to embrace Christianity.
- Gay community sends video message: It gets better
- Pope taps Italian to head office for world priests
- 3 Russian neo-Nazis sentenced for hate killings
- Anti-gay church's lawyer study in contradictions
- Vatican: Nobel to IVF pioneer raises questions
- Pastor says he won't be pulled into 'street fight'
- Serb pilgrims gather in Kosovo for enthronement
- Pope arrives in Sicily on one-day visit
- Brand pastor built fosters fierce member loyalty
- Ancient tree to help turn Jericho into tourism hub
- US judge asks Vatican to serve legal docs to pope
- Hong Kong Catholics say prayer meeting blocked
- High court looks at military funeral protests
- US high court looks at military funeral protests
- Vatican taps investigator for group tied to Legion
- Obama tells questioner he's 'Christian by choice'
- Philippine church hits president on contraception
- Malaysia calls for moderation to fight extremists
- Descendants of 1st black US doctor mark NYC grave
- Egypt pope apologizes over bishop's Islam remarks
- Ga. megachurch pastor: 'I'll be here next week'
- Egyptian Islamic body criticizes bishop's remarks
- Some churches like Ga. pastor's thin on safeguards
- Archbishop of Canterbury: Gay rows wounding church
- Vatican bank chief laments damaged image
- Clergy sex scandal takes toll on victims' lawyers
- Lawyer: Other young men went on trips with pastor
- Episcopal Church asks Pa. bishop to step down
- Bishop Eddie Long is Gay?
- Church prays for Sudan peace before freedom vote
- Vatican declares Pope's visit to Britain a success
- Obamas attend Sunday services at Episcopal church
- Armenian Christians celebrate rare Mass in Turkey
- Pope notes 70th Blitz anniversary as he says Mass
- Armenians celebrate rare Mass in Turkey