Archive of November 5, 2018

Buffalo diocese expands list of credibly accused clerics

Nov 5, 2018 - 05:32 pm .- The Diocese of Buffalo is adding to their public list of clergy with credible allegations of sexual abuse against a minor.

Texas Senate race sparks debate in pro-life community  

Nov 5, 2018 - 04:11 pm .- After a pro-life leader said she is voting for a pro-choice Senate candidate because she believes he will best advance the cause of life, another pro-life advocate rejected this approach to fighting abortion.

U.S. will remain committed to protecting the unborn at the U.N., Haley says

Nov 5, 2018 - 04:00 pm .- As negotiations begin on the annual United Nations humanitarian assistance omnibus resolution, the United States will remain committed to protecting the fundamental right to life for the unborn, a spokesperson for U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley told CNA.

Asia Bibi's husband begs US to offer asylum

Nov 5, 2018 - 03:16 pm .- The husband of the Pakistani Catholic woman who was recently acquitted of blasphemy charges is asking several Western nations to provide asylum for his family, whom he says is in danger of death.

Buffalo whisteblower says she leaked abuse documents 'out of love'

Nov 5, 2018 - 02:42 pm .- The former Diocese of Buffalo employee who leaked internal diocesan documents to the press wrote in an op-ed Sunday that she shared the documents “out of love for the survivors, my diocese, my community and my Church.”

‘Incredibles 2’ designer says God’s creation is his inspiration

Nov 5, 2018 - 01:30 pm .- A Catholic designer has spoken about how God and his faith inform his work. As a visual set designer at Pixar Animation Studios, Philip Metschan helped create the environment of “Incredibles 2,” most notably, the superhero Parr family’s new home.

Peace Cross case headed to Supreme Court

Nov 5, 2018 - 12:00 pm .- The Court announced November 2 that it had granted certiorari to Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission v. American Humanist Association.

Pope Francis: 'A Christian cannot be an anti-Semite'

Nov 5, 2018 - 06:48 am .- Pope Francis strongly condemned anti-Semitism, recalling the living memory of the Holocaust in Europe, during a meeting with rabbis at the Vatican Monday.