Archive of June 25, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of June 25, 2019

Historic mission bell removed from California college

Jun 25, 2019 - 06:49 pm .- A university in California removed a bell last week after a Native American group claimed the historic piece was disrespectful to their heritage.

Mexico priest suspected in murder of deacon, whose funeral he celebrated

Jun 25, 2019 - 05:16 pm .- Mexico City police have arrested a priest in connection with the murder of a deacon at the priest’s parish, Mexican sources have reported.

Trump administration officials promise action for global religious liberty

Jun 25, 2019 - 05:07 pm .- With the latest U.S. report on global persecution of individuals and groups based on their religious beliefs, the Trump administration promised action to counter the human rights violations of the countries and groups listed in the U.S. State Department’s 2018 Report on International Religious Freedom.

Missouri abortion clinic given until Friday to appeal license revocation

Jun 25, 2019 - 04:01 pm .- A Missouri judge has agreed to allow the state’s last abortion clinic to continue performing abortions until this Friday, while the clinic appeals the revocation of its license.

'Near twin' of Notre Dame clock found in storage

Jun 25, 2019 - 03:10 pm .- A clock nearly identical to the one destroyed in the fire at Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Paris has been found in storage.

Cardinal Burke corrects LifeSiteNews: 'I have never worked with Steve Bannon'

Jun 25, 2019 - 12:45 pm .- In a statement today, Cardinal Raymond Burke issued a correction to a now-removed LifeSiteNews article, which claimed that Burke was collaborating with former President Donald Trump advisor Stephen Bannon on a film exposing homosexuality in the Vatican.

Maryland Christian school sues after being evicted from voucher program

Jun 25, 2019 - 12:08 pm .- A Christian grade school in Maryland is filing a lawsuit after state officials denied its participation in a voucher program for low-income students and ordered it to reimburse the state for participating in the program in previous years.

Portland diocese to engage third-party system for reporting ethics violations

Jun 25, 2019 - 11:48 am .- The Diocese of Portland announced Tuesday it will be using a third-party reporting system for violations of its standards of ethical conduct, such as fraud or harassment.

Doctors promised disabled woman 'new doll' after planned forced abortion

Jun 25, 2019 - 11:02 am .- Lawyers told the appeal court Monday that doctors had prepared the woman for an enforced late-term abortion by promising her a new doll after the procedure. 

Brooklyn diocese advances sainthood cause of local priest

Jun 25, 2019 - 03:01 am .- The Bishop of Brooklyn accepted last week the findings of a nine-year diocesan investigation into the life of Monsignor Bernard John Quinn, known for fighting bigotry and serving the African American population, as part of his cause for canonization.

Due to backlash, Pell to live in 'secure compound' if appeal succeeds

Jun 25, 2019 - 12:03 am .- While Cardinal George Pell of Australia is appealing his sexual abuse conviction in court, he and his supporters are making arrangements for a “safe hideaway” for the cleric, should his conviction be overturned.