Archive of March 1, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of March 1, 2016

The other side of 'Spotlight': how the Church changed to fight sex abuse

Mar 1, 2016 - 04:51 pm .- While the movie “Spotlight” won Best Picture for portraying a journalistic investigation of the sex abuse crisis in Boston, the story is incomplete without recognizing the reforms that followed in the Catholic Church, one commentator said.  

Amid firestorm of publicity, Mount St. Mary's president resigns

Mar 1, 2016 - 03:09 pm .- After fierce controversy during his short-lived term at Mount St. Mary's University, president Simon Newman has stepped down, the school's board announced Feb. 29.

For papal theologian, freedom is defining factor in US Church

Mar 1, 2016 - 11:28 am .- “What can the Church in the United States offer the Universal Church and the world?”

Vatican gives free health care to Rome's poor

Mar 1, 2016 - 12:08 am .- Poor and homeless men and women will now be able to turn to the Vatican for medical treatment, the latest initiative to offer care for those persons living on the streets of Rome.