Archive of June 3, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of June 3, 2016

After bathroom scare, ACLU leader resigns over transgender stance

Jun 3, 2016 - 04:59 pm .- The head of the Georgia chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union has resigned after a scare with her daughters involving men entering a women’s restroom.  

How to be a good shepherd – Pope Francis' guide for priests

Jun 3, 2016 - 03:02 pm .- Pope Francis emphasized that priests must be joyful, stubborn shepherds who take risks and seek out even those who are most distant from God, in imitation of the Good Shepherd Jesus Christ.

Mother Angelica honored by Catholic media for life of service

Jun 3, 2016 - 02:20 pm .- Mother Angelica, the nun who founded EWTN, has been posthumously honored for her lifetime achievement in Catholic communications. One of her close collaborators said she wanted Catholic media to rely totally on God.

For these Benedictine monks, to brew well-made beer is to pray

Jun 3, 2016 - 04:03 am .- A group of Italy-based monks pray and work at their monastery at St. Benedict's birthplace. Now the fruits of their labors – Belgian-style beers – are coming to America.

How to put lipstick on assisted suicide

Jun 3, 2016 - 03:02 am .- By now, everyone's probably seen the ads on YouTube touting the “romantic comedy of the year.” A young, shapely woman in a red dress, and a handsome man – in a wheelchair?

Pope Francis embraces child writer in a wheelchair

Jun 3, 2016 - 12:03 am .- Thirteen-year-old Veronica Cantero Burroni fulfilled a dream on Wednesday, when she got to see Pope Francis, who offered her a warm embrace at the end of his general audience.