Archive of December 6, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of December 6, 2016

How the Catholic Church could help the crisis in the DRC

Dec 6, 2016 - 04:47 pm .- In late September, Pope Francis met with the controversial president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Joseph Kabila.

Vatican calls for trust, responsibility on nuclear technology

Dec 6, 2016 - 12:26 pm .- In order to realize the goal of a world free of nuclear weapons the discourse of the international community surrounding nuclear security must be based on an ethic of trust, responsibility, and cooperation – not fear and suspicion, Vatican official Msgr. Antoine Camilleri said Tuesday.

Guantanamo bishop moving to a new archdiocese

Dec 6, 2016 - 07:47 am .- On Tuesday, the Vatican announced that Bishop Wilfredo Pino Estévez, who has led the Cuban diocese of Guantánamo-Baracoa for the past 10 years, will now be taking over as the new Archbishop of Camaguey.

Vatican's anti-abuse commission launches new website

Dec 6, 2016 - 06:16 am .- The Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors launched a new website Tuesday, which is designed to help inform the public about their work, and includes resources for Church leaders on safeguarding children and caring for survivors.

Vatican displays Rembrandt's art for the first time

Dec 6, 2016 - 06:04 am .- For the first time, the works of Dutch artist Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn will be displayed at the Vatican.

Why France's 'Zombie Catholics' are so powerful

Dec 6, 2016 - 03:02 am .- It happened in Britain. It happened in the U.S.

Catholic colleges to undocumented students: You're still welcome

Dec 6, 2016 - 12:32 am .- More than 100 presidents of Catholic colleges and universities have reaffirmed their support for undocumented students in light of questions about the future of U.S. immigration policy.