Archive of November 20, 2010 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of November 20, 2010

Bishop explains how new Mass translation 'reaches up to heaven'

Nov 20, 2010 - 08:39 pm .- Denver's Auxiliary Bishop James D. Conley addressed a group of church musicians on Nov. 20 at Colorado's Queen of Vietnamese Martyrs Church, celebrating the feast of their patron St. Cecilia and discussing important changes in the forthcoming English translation of the Mass.

Pope Benedict advocates right sexuality, not condom use, in fight against HIV

Nov 20, 2010 - 07:39 pm .- Excerpts of Pope Benedict XVI’s new book are already causing a stir. Though some media reports claim he offers a change in papal teaching about condom use, Pope Benedict in fact says that a humanized sexuality, not condoms, is the right response to HIV.

Tree planted by saint continues his good works

Nov 20, 2010 - 01:10 pm .- With its wood, the tree honors the foot that pushed the shovel that planted it. Like many stories in Hawaii, the story of the box holding St. Damien’s relic, fragments of the saint’s foot bone, unfolds in many wonderful directions.

Pope tells new cardinals to be ready to sacrifice their lives

Nov 20, 2010 - 11:32 am .- Pope Benedict welcomed the newest cardinals Nov. 20 with a call to service and sacrifice, even if it means spilling their blood.

Experts argue new study shows Americans are optimistic about marriage

Nov 20, 2010 - 07:07 am .- Marriage and family experts argued against media coverage of a recent study that claims a large numbers of Americans view marriage as obsolete. Rather than endorse a negative interpretation of the figures, the experts argued that the same study shows the majority of young people today still want to get married.