Archive of August 14, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of August 14, 2016

Why these cards inspired a Catholic grandpa to build an app

Aug 14, 2016 - 08:02 pm .- For twenty-five years, Tom Riles has carried a stack of index cards in his shirt pocket.

Don't be held back: Pope calls Christians to be set ablaze by the Holy Spirit

Aug 14, 2016 - 03:37 am .- The Church does not need “cold or lukewarm Christians” who are held back by fear, Pope Francis said Sunday; it needs Christians who are on fire with the Holy Spirit and committed to proclaiming the Gospel, even if it costs them their lives.

The Catholic Americas come together for the Year of Mercy

Aug 14, 2016 - 03:02 am .- South America’s Catholic leaders will celebrate the Catholic Church’s Year of Mercy in a special way, gathering for a continental celebration in Colombia. They will pray a rosary for the Americas, visit poor parts of Bogota, and reflect on the example of the saints.