Archive of April 19, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of April 19, 2016

God captured my heart – the story of a nun killed in Ecuador's quake

Apr 19, 2016 - 05:31 pm .- Sister Clare Crockett, an Irish religious sister, was among those who died in the massive Ecuador earthquake on Saturday. Her vocation is the story of a woman who left the party life for an “amazing” life in God.

Will the US take action to protect the victims of Islamic State genocide?

Apr 19, 2016 - 05:21 pm .- Now that the U.S. has declared that the Islamic State is waging genocide against religious minorities in Iraq and Syria, what will be done to help the victims move forward?

CUA school of business receives millions in donations, gets new name

Apr 19, 2016 - 04:56 pm .- The Catholic University of America’s business school has received several major financial gifts, including the largest donation in university history. 

Americans agree: Obama administration unfair to Little Sisters of the Poor

Apr 19, 2016 - 06:35 am .- A new survey says most Americans think the Obama administration’s federal contraception mandate is unfair to the Little Sisters of the Poor and other religious groups defending themselves before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Please forgive our indifference: Pope Francis' heartfelt plea to refugees

Apr 19, 2016 - 06:09 am .- Pope Francis has offered his praise to the Jesuits in Italy for their longstanding work with refugees, but asked the foreigners for their pardon on behalf of all who have been closed-minded and indifferent to their plight.

Poland's Christian heritage a 'strong foundation for the future'

Apr 19, 2016 - 12:02 am .- The power of Poland’s “invincible national spirit” and resilience to countless foreign invaders lies not with her government or military, but rather in the nation’s Christian identity, its president said on Friday.