Archive of June 23, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of June 23, 2019

How the Church can better respond to the problem of domestic violence

Jun 23, 2019 - 04:12 pm .- This Sunday, in Catholic parishes across the country, one in four women sitting in the pews will have experienced severe physical violence in their own homes from their spouses or partners - including burns, choking, beating, or the use of a weapon against them. One in nine men will have experienced the same.

Pope Francis: God’s love can do great things with our littleness

Jun 23, 2019 - 11:50 am .- Pope Francis said Sunday that the Eucharist exemplifies how God’s love can accomplish great things with very little.

Abortion, LGBT activists disrupt Vatican women footballers' debut

Jun 23, 2019 - 08:10 am .- The international debut of the Vatican women's football team, which was scheduled to play in a friendly against the Vienna FC Mariahilf Saturday, was cancelled after abortion and LGBT activists disrupted the game before it began, local media reported.

Pope Francis: The Eucharist is Jesus alive

Jun 23, 2019 - 05:12 am .- On the feast of Corpus Christi, Pope Francis said that Jesus gave the Church the Eucharist for the salvation of the world.