Archive of November 19, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of November 19, 2016

For Bangladesh's new cardinal, papal visit will boost faith

Nov 19, 2016 - 07:36 pm .- After becoming the first prelate from Bangladesh to ever get a red hat, newly-elevated Cardinal Patrick D'Rozario said his country is waiting for the Pope’s visit in 2017, which will not only rejuvenate the Church, but will help strengthen interfaith ties.

A Missionary of Mercy’s advice for priests after Jubilee

Nov 19, 2016 - 04:04 pm .- Having spent the Holy Year fulfilling his mandate as one of Pope Francis’ Missionaries of Mercy, Fr. John Paul Zeller has some advice for his fellow priests when it comes to forgiveness and the sacrament of Confession.

American cardinals reflect after Pope's anti-division comments

Nov 19, 2016 - 02:38 pm .- When Pope Francis spoke out sharply against the “virus of polarization,” three new American cardinals saw a chance for a serious examination of conscience.

Pope warns new cardinals against falling into polemics, division

Nov 19, 2016 - 03:59 am .- On Saturday Pope Francis handed a red hat to 17 new cardinals, warning them against the danger of falling into polemics and animosity and encouraging them to be close to their people, imitating God’s mercy.