Archive of March 7, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of March 7, 2016

Push to legalize assisted suicide in Maryland is over – for now

Mar 7, 2016 - 03:03 pm .- The latest push to legalize assisted suicide for the terminally ill has failed in Maryland, but opponents are well aware that this isn't the end of the fight.

Pope Francis lauds fidelity of Ukrainian Greek-Catholics

Mar 7, 2016 - 12:47 pm .- Pope Francis met with leaders of the Permanent Synod of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church (UGCC) on Saturday, praising their people's “tireless witnesses of hope” in Christ amid decades of hardships.

Pope's retreat reflects on the Gospel's 'raw' questions

Mar 7, 2016 - 10:57 am .- Pope Francis and members of the Curia embarked Sunday on their annual Lenten retreat, which this year centers on the theme: “Le nude domande del vangelo” – “The raw questions of the Gospel.”