Pope meets Arab chief, holy days reviewed, school attack condemned


Big themes dominated the agenda. The Swiss voted to not to lift euthanasia restrictions, UK bishops considered reinstating holy days, a Scottish bishop condemned an attack on Catholic schools, and the Pope met the new Arab league secretary.

Swiss say no to euthanasia restrictions (ABC)

Fiesta in Madrid planned for WYD (CNS)

Anti-Nazi priest beatified (Ucanews)

Philadelphia board member critiques church leadership (Ucanews)

Deja vu over Irish Child Safeugarding report (Irish Times)

Pope's emissary prays for Japanese earthquake victims (Japan Times)

New round of Anglo-Catholic talks begin (CNA)

Pope to meet new Arab League secretary (Vatican Radio)

Meeting calls for Vatican guidance on environmental and corporate ethics (CNS)

Jesuit says bin Laden killing could be justified (NCR)

Scottish bishop condemns 'bigoted' attack on Cath schools (CNA)

Bishops consider reinstating some holy days (Catholic Herald)

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