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

Syrian children to unite in prayer for an end to violence

Sep 26, 2016 - 04:17 pm .- Christian and Muslim children of Aleppo, Syria will gather together in prayer on October 6 to plead for an end to the violence and devastation in their city and country.

This priest, martyred in a concentration camp, is now a blessed

Sep 26, 2016 - 02:29 pm .- Fr. Engelmar Unzeitig, a priest of the Mariannhill Mission society who was interred in the Nazi's Dachau concentration camp and has been recognized as a martyr, was beatified during a Mass on Saturday.

Mexicans flood the capital to defend marriage – with Pope Francis' blessing

Sep 26, 2016 - 02:15 pm .- Some 400,000 people filled the streets of Mexico City on Saturday to protest the Mexican government’s attempt to redefine marriage as anything but a union between one man and one woman.

Body of third priest kidnapped in Mexico found

Sep 26, 2016 - 07:21 am .- Less than a week after two Catholic priests in Mexico were found murdered after having been abducted from their parishes, the body of a third slain priest, Fr. José Alfredo López Guillén, has been found.