Archive of September 6, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of September 6, 2016

Pranks against a Catholic high school crossed the line, parents say

Sep 6, 2016 - 01:25 pm .- Parents are outraged after religious pranks at a football game in Arizona included vandalism of a statue of Mary and a dancing Jesus on the football field.  

The Honduras Tim Kaine knew

Sep 6, 2016 - 01:09 pm .- He was only 22 years-old, and he was only there for nine months. But U.S. Senator and Democratic vice-presidential hopeful Tim Kaine credits the time he spent with a Jesuit community in Honduras as so formative and influential that it would spark the beginning of his thirty-plus-year political career.

Georgetown announces steps to make amends for 1838 slave sale

Sep 6, 2016 - 11:51 am .- Nearly 200 years after hosting a slave sale on campus in order to pay off school debt, Georgetown University has announced its intention of making amends to the descendants of those impacted by the sale, as well as to the broader community.