Archive of May 26, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of May 26, 2016

The Philippine president-elect's shocking insult to Catholic bishops

May 26, 2016 - 04:25 pm .- The president-elect of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, recently described the country's bishops as corrupt and “sons of whores” for allegedly resorting to seeking favors from politicians.

Deportation could be a death sentence, bishops warn as raids increase

May 26, 2016 - 03:07 pm .- Renewed immigration raids against women and children fail to recognize the severity of situations faced by migrants, who leave Central America to escape death, the U.S. bishops said.

Pope Francis' message for Corpus Christi: Let yourself be broken for others

May 26, 2016 - 11:44 am .- In breaking bread for his disciples Christ gave an example of what it means to allow oneself to be broken for the good of others, Pope Francis said on the feast of Corpus Christi, explaining that it is the Eucharist which gives us the strength to do this.

How Catholic leaders are responding to the Queen's prison reform speech

May 26, 2016 - 12:26 am .- The Catholic bishops of England and Wales are ready to support the government’s proposed prison reforms outlined in Queen Elizabeth II’s speech to Parliament.