Archive of July 6, 2017

Mexican priest found bound, stabbed to death in his room

Jul 6, 2017 - 03:31 pm .- Authorities are investigating the murder of another Catholic priest in Mexico who was bound and stabbed to death in his room.

In wake of North Korea threat, bishops call for elimination of nuclear weapons

Jul 6, 2017 - 11:21 am .- Just days after North Korea tested an intercontinental ballistic missile that can reach Alaska, bishops in the United States and Europe have called for the “total elimination of nuclear weapons.”

Security footage shows man threatening to kill nun in a Brooklyn church

Jul 6, 2017 - 09:11 am .- Police are investigating a possible hate crime after a man threatened to kill a nun who was praying inside a Catholic Church in Brooklyn yesterday afternoon.

Pope St. John Paul II’s Former Spokesman Navarro-Valls Dies at 80

Jul 6, 2017 - 08:23 am .- Pope St. John Paul II’s former spokesman, Dr. Joaquìn Navarro-Valls, has died at the age of 80.

In the US South, the Church is in 'growth mode'

Jul 6, 2017 - 06:11 am .- Church growth and expansion was the topic when leading bishops of the Catholic Church’s Atlanta province met recently in South Carolina.  

You've got questions (about death)? The Church has answers.

Jul 6, 2017 - 03:02 am .- In the 14th century, approximately one third of the population of Europe - or anywhere from 75 million to 200 million people - was wiped out due to what became known as the Black Death.

Bishop responds: No, abortion isn't a Canadian 'core' value

Jul 6, 2017 - 12:01 am .- Responding to a Canadian politician who called abortion a central aspect of the country's human rights efforts, a local bishop said the procedure is in fact deeply harmful – especially to women.

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