Archive of November 7, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of November 7, 2016

Priest slammed for using dead baby as 'political prop'

Nov 7, 2016 - 04:44 pm .- Fr. Frank Pavone, head of the controversial pro-life group Priest for Life, came under fire Monday for a video of him standing behind an altar with an aborted baby in an effort to support Donald Trump.

Pope Francis lauds women religious in fight against trafficking

Nov 7, 2016 - 03:07 pm .- Pope Francis met in Rome with a unique group involved in the fight against human trafficking, where he noted the particular contributions of women religious, which often go unnoticed.

What does the Catholic Church say about voting?

Nov 7, 2016 - 10:10 am .- As Americans across the country prepare to step into the voting booth tomorrow, what are the most important principles for Catholics seeking to form their consciences according to Church teaching?

Reported bishop ordinations in China not authorized by Holy See

Nov 7, 2016 - 08:45 am .- A statement made by the Vatican on Monday declared that unverified reports of bishop ordinations taking place within the so-called “underground Church” in China had neither the authorization of the Holy See, nor had they been officially communicated.

Archbishop Joseph Tobin named as head of Newark archdiocese

Nov 7, 2016 - 04:00 am .- The Vatican announced Monday that recently nominated Cardinal-elect Archbishop Joseph William Tobin of Indianapolis will soon be taking over as the new head of the Newark, N.J. Archdiocese.

Knights of Columbus head: Catholics must be a source of post-election unity

Nov 7, 2016 - 02:06 am .- Following a tumultuous and divided election season, Catholics in the U.S. should find ways to create unity and healing, said Supreme Knight Carl Anderson of the Knights of Columbus.