Archive of May 24, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of May 24, 2016

Supreme Court sends more mandate cases back to lower circuits

May 24, 2016 - 05:30 pm .- After sending the Little Sisters’ HHS mandate case back to the circuit courts on May 16, the Supreme Court voided two more mandate cases with Catholic plaintiffs on Monday.

Don't love concepts – love people, Pope Francis tells aid workers

May 24, 2016 - 04:44 pm .- Addressing a global summit on humanitarian aid, Pope Francis offered encouragement and a reminder – don’t ever forget that each suffering person you encounter has a name.

From the Vatican, top Sunni imam calls for end to terrorism

May 24, 2016 - 12:34 pm .- After his historic meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican Monday, Egypt's Grand Imam of al Azhar issued a global appeal to counter terrorism, which he said is “deviant” of true Islam and threatens the both east and west alike.

No special treatment for these athletes, but 'a chance' to play

May 24, 2016 - 03:02 am .- Hundreds of athletes took to the fields in Rome over the weekend for the launch of this year's “Special Olympics European Football Week,” an unique event which saw people both with – and without – intellectual disabilities competing side by side.