Archive of August 17, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of August 17, 2019

Catholic aid agency to US government: Don't cut foreign aid funding

Aug 17, 2019 - 04:07 pm .- Catholic Relief Services is speaking out against a potential reassignment of U.S. funds that Congress appropriated for foreign assistance programs, which aid agencies say could mean a loss of between $2 billion and $4 billion they would otherwise use for humanitarian efforts.

'Overwhelmed with graces': Walking across America for life

Aug 17, 2019 - 08:00 am .- Victoria Bliss, a 19-year-old from Virginia, said the experience, while full of challenges, was one that strengthened her faith and inspired her to continue doing pro-life work.