Archive of August 3, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of August 3, 2019

Appeals court orders further review of Florida abortion waiting period

Aug 3, 2019 - 04:21 pm .- The 1st District Court of Appeals in Florida has overturned a circuit court ruling which deemed a 24-hour waiting period requirement unconstitutional, sending the case back to the circuit court for further review.

Pope Francis to scouts: True joy comes from God's love, not things

Aug 3, 2019 - 07:39 am .- Worldly possessions do not make people happy; only knowing Jesus’ love and having love for others can do that, Pope Francis told a group of European Catholic scouts on Saturday.

Protected status extended 18 months for some Syrians in the US

Aug 3, 2019 - 04:53 am .- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced August 1 that it is extending Syria’s Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 18 months, although qualified people who have not yet applied for the program will be ineligible to participate.