Seton Awards from Cincinnati Srs. of Charity

The Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati awarded the congregation’s highest honor, the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Award, to Elizabeth Bookser Barkley, MSgt. John J. DeJonckheere, USAF (Ret.) and David Scharfenberger. The awards were bestowed Sunday, Jan. 2 in the Immaculate...

Green Pope acts on environmental pollution

Few have noticed that Pope Benedict’s creation of a new in-house  financial watchdog also includes criminalization of environmental pollution. In article 18, the new law establishes a penalty of up to six months imprisonment and a fine of $3,500 to $35,000 for...