Archive of March 16, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of March 16, 2016

Yes, unborn babies can feel pain at 20 weeks, doctors testify

Mar 16, 2016 - 04:27 pm .- As the Senate considers a bill protecting unborn human life past 20 weeks of pregnancy, medical experts insist these children do feel pain and must be protected by law.

Can a Catholic in good conscience vote for Trump?

Mar 16, 2016 - 02:48 pm .- As Republican frontrunner Donald Trump moves closer to the presidential nomination, Catholics are questioning whether voting for the billionaire-turned-politician is a wise – or even moral – option.

Pope Francis to world leaders: Open your doors to migrants

Mar 16, 2016 - 06:19 am .- On Wednesday Pope Francis renewed his appeal on behalf of the tens of thousands struggling to enter other countries as they flee war and violence, asking global leaders to “open their hearts” and doors to migrants and refugees.

Former TOR Franciscan leaders charged for oversight of abusive friar

Mar 16, 2016 - 06:01 am .- Three former heads of a TOR Franciscan province in Pennsylvania face criminal charges for their alleged role in enabling a friar who sexually abused more than 100 minors.  

Peru's March for Life draws 750,000 in Lima

Mar 16, 2016 - 12:03 am .- Three-quarters of a million people paraded through downtown Lima on Saturday in a massive celebration of life from conception to natural death.