Archive of July 13, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of July 13, 2019

Chile ends statute of limitations for sex crimes with underage victims

Jul 13, 2019 - 03:49 pm .- Chile has removed the statute of limitation on sex crimes against children and adolescents, though the new law is not retroactive. The move comes in the wake of major controversies about abusive Catholic clergy and attempts at reform in the Catholic Church in Chile.

Vatican will open two ossuaries next week in continued cemetery investigation

Jul 13, 2019 - 08:37 am .- The Vatican has found two ossuaries which may belong to the German noblewomen whose tombs were found empty earlier this week.

Conn. bishops call for 'complete overhaul' of immigration policies

Jul 13, 2019 - 06:01 am .- The bishops of Connecticut have joined a number of bishops’ voices in calling for “a complete overhaul of existing immigration policies” in the face of escalating tensions at the southern border of the United States.