Archive of November 3, 2014 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of November 3, 2014

Don't be content with desk-bound theology, Cardinal Mueller urges

Nov 3, 2014 - 08:47 pm .- Theologians must not be content with an intellectual pursuit of truth but must evangelize with charity so that the Gospel retains its freshness, the head of the Church's doctrinal office insisted.

How the Catholic vote could sway Alaska's crucial Senate race

Nov 3, 2014 - 05:30 pm .- As two candidates, both of them Catholic, vie for a U.S. Senate seat in Alaska, Church leaders are trying to inform the electorate of where they stand on crucial moral issues.

What now? Grief over Brittany's suicide prompts Christian response

Nov 3, 2014 - 05:17 pm .- After typing a final Facebook message, Brittany Maynard ended her own life at home in Oregon surrounded by family.

Men, women, and the power of marriage: Pope Francis to give key address

Nov 3, 2014 - 01:57 pm .- Later this month Pope Francis will meet with intellectuals and inter-religious faith leaders from around the world to examine the relationship between man and woman in marriage as the basis of society.

Australian bishops welcome new head of pastoral life commission

Nov 3, 2014 - 01:03 pm .- The Australian bishops' conference has welcomed Alison Burt as the new leadership steering the national Bishops Commission for Pastoral Life in their nation.

Pope Francis: Our faith is based on Christ, not 'persuasive words'

Nov 3, 2014 - 11:43 am .- The “rock” of our faith is not found in “wise and persuasive words,” Pope Francis said, but rather in the “living word” which is Christ's death and resurrection.