Archive of January 12, 2014 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of January 12, 2014

Pope Francis: Let yourselves be 'flooded by the love of God'

Jan 12, 2014 - 12:28 pm .- During his Sunday Angelus, Pope Francis emphasized the need for Christians to allow God to work powerfully in their lives.

'Hand on the faith,' Pope instructs parents at baptism

Jan 12, 2014 - 11:29 am .- During his homily at Sunday Mass, Pope Francis reminded parents who had brought their infants to be baptized of their duty to pass on the faith to their children.

California bishops pray for rain as state's drought continues

Jan 12, 2014 - 06:08 am .- The Catholic bishops of California have called for prayers for rain to bring relief to the drought in the state, as well as for those threatened by the lack of water.

Pope's first cardinals represent peripheries of the world

Jan 12, 2014 - 05:57 am .- Today Pope Francis announced the names of the 19 men from various parts of the globe who will be appointed cardinals in February.