Archive of April 20, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of April 20, 2016

Harriet Tubman, new face of 20 dollar bill, praised for her faith

Apr 20, 2016 - 03:23 pm .- As the U.S. treasury announces the legendary Harriet Tubman as the new face of the 20 dollar bill, she also drew praise from religious freedom advocates for her deep and abiding Christian faith.

A step closer to sainthood for Dorothy Day

Apr 20, 2016 - 11:34 am .- A new stage has begun in the process toward possible canonization for Dorothy Day, the founder of the Catholic Worker Movement.

Medicine, education, solidarity: how HIV-infected children can have a future

Apr 20, 2016 - 06:01 am .- The goal of ending AIDS as a public health threat is achievable if attention is focused on children infected with HIV, participants in a recent conference held by Caritas International emphasized.

Know the difference between sin and sinner, Pope Francis says

Apr 20, 2016 - 05:44 am .- On Wednesday Pope Francis stressed the importance of knowing how to distinguish between sin and sinner, adding that God’s mercy is not afraid to reach out and touch our sins in order to forgive them.

Trevi Fountain in Rome to be dyed red for Christian martyrs

Apr 20, 2016 - 03:19 am .- On April 29, the Trevi Fountain, one of the most popular and emblematic tourist spots in Rome, will be dyed red in recognition of all Christians who even today give their life for the faith. 

When terrorism destroys religious cooperation: the Holy See's message to the UN

Apr 20, 2016 - 12:03 am .- Terrorism in the name of religion is a lie, the head of the Holy See’s mission to the United Nations said last week.