Archive of September 6, 2017

Did this group lose its fundraising page because of its view on marriage?

Sep 6, 2017 - 03:57 pm .- A non-profit group dedicated to studying and explaining the effects of the sexual revolution claims that its ability to process donations online was cancelled because of its views on sexuality.

Venezuelan bishops to meet with Pope Francis in Colombia

Sep 6, 2017 - 02:29 pm .- Amid a dire political and human-rights crisis in Venezuela, Pope Francis will meet privately with “the bishops of Venezuela present in Colombia” during his trip to South America, according to the director of the Holy See's Press Office, Greg Burke.

Cardinal Carlo Caffarra, second of four 'dubia' cardinals, dies at 79

Sep 6, 2017 - 09:00 am .- On Tuesday the Vatican announced that Cardinal Carlo Caffarra, Archbishop Emeritus of Bologna, has died at the age of 79.

Simplicity and transparency are key to Pope Francis' Colombia trip

Sep 6, 2017 - 03:04 am .- Simplicity and transparency have been key words in the preparations for Pope Francis' visit to Colombia, according to the secretary general of the Colombian bishops' conference.

Judge temporarily blocks Texas' 'dismemberment abortion' ban

Sep 6, 2017 - 12:04 am .- A federal judge on Thursday temporarily blocked part of a Texas law that bans dilation-and-evacuation abortions in the second trimester.