Archive of July 5, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of July 5, 2019

UPDATED: NY priest found guilty of sexual misconduct previously raised funds for Lady Gaga non-profit

Jul 5, 2019 - 10:52 pm .- A New York priest who told a prospective seminarian to lie to Church officials about his sexuality has been indefinitely suspended from ministry after a canonical penal process found him guilty of serial sexual misconduct.

Was this Michigan grandfather on a mission from God?

Jul 5, 2019 - 04:34 pm .- Irving “Francis” Houle was a Michigan father of five known for his holy life. He appeared to bear the stigmata, a physical manifestation of the wounds of Jesus Christ, and said he experienced the Passion and visions of Jesus and Mary.

Viganò criticizes Pope Francis' handling of abuse allegations

Jul 5, 2019 - 02:47 pm .- Recently published remarks from Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano take aim at two situations described by the former nuncio as “allegations of offenses against minors during Pope Francis’ tenure.”

Analysis: Vatican calls for trust, Catholics wait for transparency

Jul 5, 2019 - 08:00 am .- In the debate between bishops and the faithful, both sides accept the need for transparency but have very different understandings of the word.