Archive of May 25, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of May 25, 2016

No, we didn’t hide money, Minnesota archdiocese says of abuse settlement

May 25, 2016 - 04:38 pm .- The Archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis says his archdiocese has followed the law in its bankruptcy process, responding to claims by abuse victims that some assets were not made public.

This priest in Cameroon evangelizes through soccer

May 25, 2016 - 04:11 pm .- Father William Cañón is a Colombian missionary in Cameroon who transforms into a soccer coach every Sunday, helping to bring joy to some 60 local children through sport and camaraderie.

Here's what the next World Meeting of Families will focus on

May 25, 2016 - 12:11 pm .- “The Gospel of family, joy for the world.” This is the theme for the 2018 World Meeting of Families in Dublin, Ireland, and it is meant to emphasize the family's role as a stabilizing force in society, said the local archbishop.

Pray without ceasing – not just when you want to, Pope says

May 25, 2016 - 06:56 am .- For Pope Francis, prayer is neither a “magic wand” used to get what we want nor something casual we do only when we feel like it, but is rather the strength that sustains our faith in difficult moments.

With Albino killings on the rise, Malawi's bishops speak out

May 25, 2016 - 03:02 am .- Amid increased violence against albinos in the southeastern African nation of Malawi, the bishops' justice and peace commission has condemned their killing, which is linked to the practice of witch doctors.

In South Carolina, unborn babies' pain drives latest pro-life bill

May 25, 2016 - 12:33 am .- South Carolina has moved closer to stronger legal restrictions against abortion, with a bill to ban most abortions after 19 weeks, due to evidence that unborn children can feel pain at that point.