Archive of June 8, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of June 8, 2019

Costa Rica considers bill threatening seal of confession

Jun 8, 2019 - 03:23 pm .- A bill in Costa Rica would require Catholic priests to violate the seal of confession to report cases of suspected child sex abuse. Its sponsor says he was inspired by similar legislation advancing in the state of California.

Fulton Sheen remains will move to Peoria, NY archdiocese says

Jun 8, 2019 - 03:14 pm .- The Archdiocese of New York will work to help transfer the remains of Archbishop Fulton Sheen, a spokesman for the archdiocese told CNA Saturday. The decision is the conclusion of a long legal battle over the late archbishop's burial place.

Pope Francis: The world needs an ecological ‘conversion’

Jun 8, 2019 - 12:12 pm .- The world needs an ecological “conversion” in order to manifest the Church’s vision of an integral human ecology, Pope Francis said in an address to a conference on the social teaching of the Church.

Pope: The Church is a home you can always return to

Jun 8, 2019 - 11:01 am .- Pope Francis said Saturday he wants people to recognize the Church as their home and a place where they are always welcome.

Everything you need to know about Pentecost

Jun 8, 2019 - 02:52 am .- This weekend, the Church celebrates Pentecost, one of the most important feast days of the year that concludes the Easter season and celebrates the beginning of the Church.