Archive of December 31, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of December 31, 2016

Can classical education save us from victimhood culture?

Dec 31, 2016 - 07:02 pm .- "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it."

Fatima visionary predicted 'final battle' would be over marriage, family

Dec 31, 2016 - 02:33 pm .- Sister Lucia dos Santos, one of the three children who witnessed the Marian apparitions at Fatima, died in 2005. But before her death, she predicted that the final battle between Christ and Satan would be over marriage and the family.  

This 81-year-old woman got a 'Don’t Euthanize Me' tattoo

Dec 31, 2016 - 10:43 am .- An 81-year-old walking into a tattoo shop may sound like the start of a joke, but to Christine Nagel, her new ink is no laughing matter.

At close of 2016, Pope says selfishness should be a thing of the past

Dec 31, 2016 - 10:15 am .- During a prayer service for the close of 2016, Pope Francis said the arrival of a new year should serve as an opportunity to toss out attitudes of selfishness and exclusion, focusing instead on how to imitate God’s closeness to each person through his incarnation.