News Analysis

The week in quotations

Ettore Gotti Tedeschi, ex Presidente della Banca Vaticana dal 2009 al 2012 (AP)

“We are making progress and I’m very hopeful”
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on talks with Pakistan over Asia Bibi’s release
Parliamentary questions

“The Church has nothing to do with these happenings. This is the Vatican … I was about to lose my faith”
Ettore Gotti Tedeschi, former president of the Vatican Bank, says the corruption shocked him
Le Iene

“A miracle of God and Our Lady took place”
Nicaraguan refugee Darwin Montoya says his acceptance into the US was an answer to prayer
Catholic News Service

Statistic of the week

600
Romanian towns and villages which hosted a March for Life. In 2013 the figure was 23
Source: LifeSite