Archive of November 21, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of November 21, 2016

'Forgive us' – Rwandan bishops on Catholic role in genocide

Nov 21, 2016 - 03:10 pm .- The Catholic bishops of Rwanda have apologized for Christians' role in the deadly 1994 genocide.  

Firefighter chaplain responds to tragedy at Peruvian mall

Nov 21, 2016 - 03:02 pm .- When a deadly fire broke out at a mall in Lima, Peru last week, fire fighters responded to put out the flames and rescue those trapped inside the building.

Pope extends Jubilee mandate on abortion, SSPX confession

Nov 21, 2016 - 04:00 am .- Although the Jubilee of Mercy has ended, Pope Francis has decided that some of the novelties he applied in the Church for the Holy Year will continue. Until further notice he is allowing all priests to absolve the sin of abortion, while SSPX priests will be to continue hearing confessions validly.