Archive of August 1, 2016 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of August 1, 2016

WYD Panama will 'revitalize' Church in Central America

Aug 1, 2016 - 04:53 pm .- After Pope Francis announced Panama as the host of the next World Youth Day, the country’s bishops said the decision is a reflection of his attention to the peripheries and voiced their hope to be a “bridge” for those who come from all continents.

Body of missing Wichita seminarian found

Aug 1, 2016 - 12:54 pm .- The body of a Kansas seminarian who drowned after rescuing a woman in the Arkansas River has been found.

Muslims in France, Italy attend Mass in solidarity with Fr Hamel

Aug 1, 2016 - 11:55 am .- Following the murder of Fr. Jacques Hamel by terrorists who pledged allegiance to the Islamic State, Muslims across France and Italy attended Mass on Sunday in a show of solidarity with Catholics.