Archive of July 11, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of July 11, 2016

US bishops call for legal protection of doctors who won't perform abortions

Jul 11, 2016 - 05:12 pm .- Cardinal Timothy Dolan and Archbishop William Lori are once again calling on the House of Representatives to enact the Conscience Protection Act to defend the rights of health care workers.

Pokemon Go: Getting people to Church since...Thursday

Jul 11, 2016 - 05:04 pm .- “I caught one!”

Vatican spokesman wades into ad orientem debate

Jul 11, 2016 - 03:53 pm .- The outgoing Holy See press officer has clarified that there are no directives forthcoming from the Vatican directing that priests face in the same direction as the faithful while saying Mass.

Wichita seminarian missing after rescuing woman in Arkansas River

Jul 11, 2016 - 12:48 pm .- The Diocese of Wichita is offering prayers for a seminarian who is missing after rescuing a woman in the Arkansas River on Saturday.

Pope names American as new Vatican spokesperson

Jul 11, 2016 - 02:28 am .- Greg Burke, the former American journalist and communications adviser for the Vatican, has been named the new director of the Holy See press office, it was announced Monday. The new vice-director will be Spaniard Paloma García Ovejero, the first woman ever to be appointed to the position.