Archive of November 5, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of November 5, 2016

Bishop Conley rejects pro-death penalty ads distorting his words

Nov 5, 2016 - 02:47 pm .- Bishop James Conley of Lincoln has called on the group “Nebraskans for the Death Penalty” to retract social media advertisements which distort his words to promote a capital punishment initiative in the state. 

Fear is an 'existential whip' that can destroy society, Pope warns

Nov 5, 2016 - 02:08 pm .- In a lengthy, wide-ranging speech to members of international NGOs, Pope Francis offered a clear and stern warning against modern attitudes of fear that close us to others and ultimately ruin society, suggesting love and collaboration as opposed to false solutions as a remedy.

Don't shift on assisted suicide, Catholics urge US medical group

Nov 5, 2016 - 04:48 am .- For years, the American Medical Association has held a strong stance against measures promoting physician-assisted suicide. But that could change.