Archive of December 22, 2014 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of December 22, 2014

Don't give up hope, Cardinal Dolan encourages after NYPD shooting

Dec 22, 2014 - 09:22 pm .- Despite the violence, darkness and confusion of the world, we can find hope and peace in the promise of Christ, said Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York in response to the killing of two police officers.

Typhoon can't budge faith of Catholics in the Philippines

Dec 22, 2014 - 03:07 pm .- The Church in the Philippines has stepped up round the clock rehabilitation and relief measures for the  population affected by the country's most recent typhoon, Hagupit, which struck earlier this month.

Bishop Coyne of Indianapolis picked to head Vermont diocese

Dec 22, 2014 - 12:04 pm .- Auxiliary Bishop Christopher J. Coyne of Indianapolis has been chosen by Pope Francis to be the next bishop of Burlington, Vermont, announced the Vatican Dec. 22.

A Christmas message from Aleppo's bishop: hope for joy, peace

Dec 22, 2014 - 06:01 am .- As Christmas approaches, the Melkite Catholic bishop of Aleppo has written a letter to his diocese looking forward to the feast of hope, urging his people to practice charity to the less fortunate, much like in diocese around the world.