Archive of January 15, 2013 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of January 15, 2013

Alabama Supreme Court recognizes unborn as 'children'

Jan 15, 2013 - 05:02 pm .- An Alabama Supreme Court decision recognizing the unborn as persons deserving of legal protections could have significant implications in ending abortion in the U.S., say pro-life advocates.

Over 1,000 English priests write letter defending marriage

Jan 15, 2013 - 02:02 pm .- More than one thousand priests signed a letter to a British daily urging local lawmakers “not to be afraid to reject” a proposed measure which would allow for same-sex “marriage” in the country.

Bishops announce prayer, pilgrimage campaign for life

Jan 15, 2013 - 11:29 am .- The U.S. bishops are inviting the faithful to participate in “Nine Days of Prayer, Penance and Pilgrimage” surrounding the 40th anniversary of legalized abortion throughout America.

Vatican official surprised by Italian bank's credit card halt

Jan 15, 2013 - 10:12 am .- The Bank of Italy's decision to not accept credit cards from foreign banks anymore at the Vatican has stunned a Vatican official, who reiterated the Holy See's financial transparency.

Fight against porn starts with the heart, new columnist writes

Jan 15, 2013 - 04:02 am .- CNA's new columnist Matt McGuiness offers a different approach to the widespread problem of pornography through an “education of desire,” or examining what the human heart truly longs for.

Report shows children crucial to California's future

Jan 15, 2013 - 02:06 am .- A new report has found “fresh impetus” for nurturing California children due to the combination of falling birthrates, retiring Baby Boomers, and reduced immigration in the state.

Facebook abortion ads prompt call for pro-life action

Jan 15, 2013 - 12:02 am .- Facebook must be called on to refuse abortion ads that target U.K. women, says a pro-life leader who warns the practice “threatens to further commercialize the killing of unborn children.”

Latest Videos:

Follow us: