Archive of October 19, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of October 19, 2016

Global progress for children is stalled by war, Holy See tells UN

Oct 19, 2016 - 10:04 pm .- Progress for the world’s children has left out the young victims of war, conflict, and poverty, the Holy See has told the United Nations.

Kaine's abortion stance an affront to reason, archbishop says

Oct 19, 2016 - 04:54 pm .- Vice presidential candidate Sen. Tim Kaine’s stand in favor of legal abortion shuns consistency in reason and faith and ignores the pain abortion causes, Archbishop Joseph Naumann of Kansas City in Kansas has said.

Nuclear weapons offer only illusory peace, Holy See tells UN

Oct 19, 2016 - 06:02 am .- The apostolic nuncio to the United Nations again stressed the need for nuclear weapons disarmament on Monday, with the worldwide adherence to the non-proliferation treaty a step to this goal.

The reality of poverty is challenging, but don't avoid it, Pope says

Oct 19, 2016 - 04:35 am .- On Wednesday Pope Francis said that while donating money to charity might make us feel good, seeing real poverty in the flesh is a challenge we have to face, rather than trying to avoid it.

The Memorial of Moses reopens, where he viewed the Promised Land

Oct 19, 2016 - 12:08 am .- After 10 years of renovations the Memorial Sanctuary of Moses on Mount Nebo has reopened, highlighting the importance of sacred art and holy spaces in the preservation of the faith.