Archive of July 4, 2014 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of July 4, 2014

Cardinals' council focused on Pontifical Councils for laity, family

Jul 4, 2014 - 09:46 am .- On Friday, the final day of the meeting of the Council of Cardinals, the group set their sights on the Pontifical Councils for the laity and the family, with a special mention of the potential inclusion of laity in those councils' tasks.

New wave of violence takes on human face, priest in Israel says

Jul 4, 2014 - 08:12 am .- The Latin Patriarchal Vicar of Jerusalem has decried the new eruption of violence in Israel and Palestine following the murder of 4 teens, stating that it can only be ended by humanizing the other side.

Freedom demands vigilance, archbishop reminds Americans

Jul 4, 2014 - 06:40 am .- This Fourth of July, Americans should reflect on the nation’s foundational principles and values, while realizing that freedom comes at a high price, said the U.S. Archbishop for the Military Services.