Archive of October 30, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of October 30, 2016

Basilica of St. Benedict destroyed in earthquake

Oct 30, 2016 - 08:56 am .- A large earthquake struck the central Italian town of Norcia this morning, leveling the Basilica of St. Benedict and several other buildings in the town.

Pope prays for central Italy after second major earthquake

Oct 30, 2016 - 06:01 am .- Sunday Pope Francis expressed his nearness to everyone affected by an earthquake which hit central Italy Sunday morning, asking for the Blessed Virgin Mary to watch over them.

Here's a pre-election novena to Mary, patroness of the US

Oct 30, 2016 - 03:21 am .- With the Nov. 8 election approaching, the Knights of Columbus have released a novena addressed to Mary, the Immaculate Conception, who is the patroness of the United States.