Archive of November 29, 2014 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of November 29, 2014

A look into the rights of child migrants

Nov 29, 2014 - 04:22 pm .- In 1999, two teenagers froze to death in the hold of a Sabena Airlines Airbus A330 travelling from Guinea to Brussels.

A kiss of peace: Pope Francis receives symbolic gesture from patriarch

Nov 29, 2014 - 01:31 pm .- In a fraternal gesture Pope Francis asked for the blessing of Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople, who marked a historic moment in ecumenical dialogue by kissing the head of the Bishop of Rome.

Pope Francis to consecrated men, women: Leave your nests!

Nov 29, 2014 - 01:19 pm .- Religious men and women are called to leave their “nest” and bring the Gospel to the peripheries, said Pope Francis in a video message marking the vigil of the Year for Consecrated Life.

Patriarch prays for full union between Catholic, Orthodox churches

Nov 29, 2014 - 10:20 am .- In a prayer gathering on the second day of Pope Francis' visit to Turkey, Patriarch Bartholomew I welcomed him with joy, saying his presence is a symbolic “bridging” of the East and West.

Unity becomes 'uniformity' without the Holy Spirit, Pope warns

Nov 29, 2014 - 08:32 am .- During the only public Mass of his three-day apostolic journey to Turkey, Pope Francis warned that unity without the Holy Spirit stays limited within human plans and falls into mere uniformity.

Pope Francis' prayer at Blue Mosque 'exactly the same' as Benedict XVI

Nov 29, 2014 - 06:04 am .- During Pope Francis’ visit to Istanbul’s Blue Mosque, he paused for a moment of prayer alongside Ankara’s Grand Mufti – a moment of “interreligious dialogue” which mirrored that of his predecessor.

Cardinal Burke opens up about his new office with Knights of Malta

Nov 29, 2014 - 06:01 am .- On Nov. 8 the Vatican announced the transfer of Cardinal Raymond Burke from prefect of the Apostolic Signatura, which ensures correct administration of justice in the Church, to Patron of the Sovereign Order of the Knights of Malta.