Archive of May 11, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of May 11, 2019

Cupich denounces pastor's decision to host Nation of Islam leader

May 11, 2019 - 02:20 pm .- Cardinal Blase Cupich of Chicago is distancing himself from the decision of a pastor who invited controversial preacher Louis Farrakhan to speak at his parish, saying that he was not consulted before Farrakhan’s talk.

Pope Francis invites young economists, entrepreneurs to Italy in 2020

May 11, 2019 - 11:04 am .- Pope Francis has personally invited young economists and entrepreneurs to join him in Assisi, Italy, in 2020, to discuss how to bring the culture of life and care for the common good to the global economy.

Canadian MPs fight to protect doctors, patients against euthanasia

May 11, 2019 - 06:00 am .- Canadian members of parliament are attempting to pass a law that would protect the conscience rights of doctors, as the government looks to expand access to euthanasia in the country.

‘God weeps’: Catholic leaders help community cope with STEM school shooting

May 11, 2019 - 03:38 am .- When Fr. Gregory Bierbaum heard about the shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch, just two miles up the road, he drove to Rock Bottom, a restaurant where students who had escaped the school were gathering.

High school founded by former NFL star aims to make virtuous students

May 11, 2019 - 12:00 am .- Not everyone who goes to high school will go to college, the founders of a new Minnesota high school say, but everyone should be prepared for leadership, service, and virtuous lives.