The amendment provisions result in a "blacklist" that "is designed to drive qualified faith-based providers away from providing foreign assistance.
The National Catholic Youth Conference drew 20,000 youths from across the country to Indianapolis to be inspired by a wide variety of speakers, energized by lively, faith-filled music and to share in fun fellowship with Catholic peers.
"What was heartwarming was how you could tell that Pope Francis was listening with his heart."
Bishop John Barres was the principal celebrant and homilist at Mass during a symposium celebrating the life of newly canonized Saint John Henry Newman.
Sixth grade students at SS. Philip and James School, St. James, continued the school's tradition of dressing as saints for All Saints Day Mass.