Archive of November 17, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of November 17, 2016

On abortion policy, a tale of two White House transitions

Nov 17, 2016 - 03:02 pm .- Pro-abortion rights groups sought massive change in the Barack Obama administration eight years ago. Now, some pro-life advocates see the incoming Trump administration as a major opportunity to advance their cause.

Philly archdiocese releases full text of Archbishop Chaput's interview with CNS

Nov 17, 2016 - 11:24 am .- The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has published the full text of Archbishop Charles Chaput's responses to questions posed to him by Catholic News Service earlier this week, which can be found below.

There is no justification for killing innocent people, Pope says

Nov 17, 2016 - 08:37 am .- In a meeting with the Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East Thursday, Pope Francis criticized ongoing violence in Iraq and Syria, saying no motive can justify or allow the killing of innocent people, especially children.

To be corrupt is to follow the devil, Pope Francis says

Nov 17, 2016 - 06:06 am .- On Thursday Pope Francis warned Catholic business leaders against the danger of worshipping money, saying corruption is to follow the lies of the devil, whereas practices aimed for the common good are always built around principals of honesty and fraternity.