Archive of June 19, 2010 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of June 19, 2010

Australia’s newest Catholic university to host youth conference

Jun 19, 2010 - 05:59 pm .- For the third year running, “Convivio,” a Catholic youth conference which has been held annually around the world since 1977, will take place in Australia. Initiated the by the Christian Life Movement which was founded in Peru, “Convivio” is a congress for Catholic youth which seeks to help them deepen their relationship with the Lord Jesus, with themselves, and with others.

Church needs faithful, passionate priests, says apostolic nuncio in Paraguay

Jun 19, 2010 - 01:29 pm .- During his visit to the Seminary of St. Joseph in the Diocese of Ciudad del Este in Paraguay, the country's papal nuncio, Archbishop Eliseo Antonio Ariotti, reminded the seminarians that the Church needs “passionate priests who are faithful to the Gospel.”

Promotion of ellaOne contraceptive ‘misleading’ about abortion risks, Cardinal DiNardo tells FDA

Jun 19, 2010 - 08:08 am .- Writing to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about a new “emergency contraceptive” that may induce early abortions, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo said approval of “Ella” would endanger newly conceived life. Women who would never have a surgical abortion deserve to know about the drug’s possible abortifacient effects, he added.