Archive of January 28, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of January 28, 2016

Yes, ISIS is guilty of genocide, says European human rights group

Jan 28, 2016 - 04:37 pm .- Europe’s leading human rights body passed a resolution on Wednesday calling ISIS atrocities a “genocide,” a week before the European Parliament will vote on a similar resolution.

Ask Mary's help if illness makes it hard to trust God's mercy, Pope Francis advises

Jan 28, 2016 - 10:32 am .- While the experience of illness can certainly test our faith, for Pope Francis it is an opportunity to entrust ourselves to the tenderness and mercy of Christ, which Mary, his mother, shows us how to do.

Pope Francis meets Leonardo DiCaprio at the Vatican

Jan 28, 2016 - 09:24 am .- On Thursday Pope Francis met briefly with actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio, who recently won an award for his efforts for environmental protection at the World Economic Forum.

It's time to put the heat on South Sudan's leaders, bishop says

Jan 28, 2016 - 12:06 am .- Bishop Santo Loku Pio Doggale joined his brother prelates from South Sudan and Sudan for a time of rest and prayer in Rome last week, during which they were able to discuss key issues the two countries face, including decades of internal conflict and war.