Eritrean Catholic Church Remains Opposed to Health Facilities' Closure

As the Eritrean government continues to seize and close Catholic healthcare sites throughout the country, the Church has denounced the intimidation used during the nati ...

Jul 16, 2019

UK Man Booted from Class over Christian Beliefs Wins Appeal

A UK appeals court has ruled in favor of a Christian man who was removed from a university course in 2016 for posting online that homosexuality is sinful. ...

Jul 16, 2019

Japan Awards Priest for Promoting Friendship in Africa through Judo

A Capuchin Franciscan priest from Northern Ireland who spent 50 years on mission in Zambia has been awarded one of Japan's highest honors for his promotion of judo in A ...

Jul 16, 2019

California Confession Law Dropped

By Courtney Grogan A California bill that would have required priests to violate the seal of confession has been w ...

Jul 16, 2019

Rise in Crimes against Churches in France Shock Faithful, Prompt Reflection

Vandalism, theft, arson and other increasing attacks on churches in France have led to debates about their causes, amid shock to the community, questions about the perp ...

Jul 16, 2019

Archbishop Fulton Sheen to be Beatified

By Courtney Grogan Pope Francis approved the miracle attributed to Archbishop Fulton Sheen Friday, making possible ...

Jul 12, 2019

Faith Sustains Wife of Drowned Migrant, Bishop Says

By David Ramos Tania Vanessa Ávalos, the wife and mother of the migrants who died trying to cross into the ...

Jul 09, 2019

How a Search for a Church, and for Truth, Led this Protestant Family to Catholicism

By Jenny Uebbing Allison DeVine's conversion began in a preschool classroom. ...

Jul 09, 2019

Burkini Dispute Shuts Down Public Pools in One French Town

Reviving a three-year old debate over what constitutes appropriate swimwear for women at the beach, a French city shut down its only public pools after Muslim women att ...

Jul 09, 2019

Brooklyn Diocese Advances Sainthood Cause of Local Priest

New York City, N.Y., Jun 25, 2019 / 03:01 am (CNA).- The Bishop of Brooklyn accepted last week the findings of a nine-year diocesan investigation into the life of Monsi ...

Jul 02, 2019



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