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

Horrific Easter bombing seen as a crossroad for Pakistan

Mar 28, 2016 - 04:56 pm .- Religious freedom advocates have condemned the Easter Sunday bombing in Pakistan that killed more than 70, while insisting upon reform within the country to prevent future such attacks.

Benedict XVI responds to Mother Angelica's death

Mar 28, 2016 - 02:54 pm .- Benedict XVI had a special response to Mother Angelica’s death falling on Easter Sunday: “it’s a gift.”

There is no confirmation that Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil was crucified on Good Friday

Mar 28, 2016 - 10:24 am .- Reports claiming that a kidnapped priest in Yemen was crucified over the weekend are likely false and irresponsible, the local bishop told CNA Monday.

Pope condemns 'cowardly' attack on Pakistani Christians

Mar 28, 2016 - 04:48 am .- Pope Francis on Monday mourned the loss of life in Pakistan, where more than 70 people – mostly women and children -- were killed Sunday after a suicide attack on Christians who were celebrating Easter at a public park.