Archive of December 7, 2014 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of December 7, 2014

A silver lining from World War I? Restored ties between UK, Holy See

Dec 7, 2014 - 04:02 pm .- A Mass was said on Wednesday at the Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls to mark 100 years of restored diplomatic relations between Britain and the Holy See, a relationship first broken amid the English Reformation.

'I'm not worried' about resistance, Pope Francis says in new interview

Dec 7, 2014 - 11:04 am .- In an interview with the Argentine daily “La Nacion” published Sunday, Pope Francis spoke on a variety of topics, giving specific attention to the ongoing reform of the Roman Curia, and some of the resistance he’s facing.

'Let yourselves be consoled' during Advent, Pope Francis says

Dec 7, 2014 - 08:04 am .- In his Angelus address on Sunday, Pope Francis asked that during Advent the faithful prepare for the Lord’s coming by being open to God’s consolation, which we must receive personally before giving to others.

For Catholics and Muslims, interreligious dialogue a path to peace

Dec 7, 2014 - 06:03 am .- Pursuing interreligious dialogue and opening hearts and minds to others are the way to face troubled times, stressed participants in the Third Catholic-Muslim Summit held this week in Rome.