Archive of November 14, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of November 14, 2016

Papal nuncio to US bishops: mercy will heal wounds of division

Nov 14, 2016 - 04:43 pm .- The Church needs to “be on the move” to bring Christ to young people in an ever-changing world, Pope Francis’ representative to the U.S. told bishops on Monday.

Kidnapped Mexican priest found alive with signs of torture

Nov 14, 2016 - 01:47 pm .- The Mexican Conference of Bishops issued a statement acknowledging that Fr. José Luis Sánchez Ruiz, who was kidnapped Nov. 11 in his home state of Veracruz was found alive, but with visible signs of torture.

Keep calm and follow Jesus, US bishops say after the election

Nov 14, 2016 - 12:50 pm .- As the country recovers from a divisive election and many in the U.S. are living in uncertainty, the Church must offer everyone hope, the outgoing president of the U.S. bishops' conference maintained Monday.

Homeless persons find a spiritual father in Pope Francis

Nov 14, 2016 - 12:06 pm .- Always close to his heart, around 3,600 homeless men and women were given the chance to be also physically near the Pope this weekend – and near the heart of the Church – as they participated in the Jubilee of Mercy.

Help for the poor, dialogue with Trump – Archbishop Kurtz's parting vision

Nov 14, 2016 - 11:30 am .- Concrete outreach to those in need should be the focus of the U.S. bishops going forward, as well as “respectful dialogue” with the Trump administration, the bishops’ conference president said Monday.

In wake of elections, Archbishop Gómez calls for peace amid protests

Nov 14, 2016 - 10:03 am .- Archbishop José H. Gomez called for mercy and an end to deportations during an interfaith prayer service Nov. 10 for peace, solidarity and unity at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels.

These four cardinals asked Pope Francis to clarify 'Amoris laetitia'

Nov 14, 2016 - 01:00 am .- Citing conflicting interpretations of Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation on love in the family, four prominent cardinals wrote a letter to him in September requesting that he “resolve the uncertainties and bring clarity.”