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

'Life is always beautiful': What 81 years and 6,000 babies have taught Flora Gualdani

Aug 25, 2019 - 12:00 pm .- In more than 40 years, Flora Gualdani delivered an estimated 6,000 babies, sometimes in the most difficult circumstances life can offer – illness, death, war, poverty, and despair.

Pope Francis: Mary helps Christians enter heaven through the 'narrow gate'

Aug 25, 2019 - 06:10 am .- The way to heaven is difficult and the gate to enter small, but Jesus’ mother, Mary, who herself entered through the narrow gate, will help those who ask, Pope Francis said Sunday.

How these college freshmen found the faith through friendship

Aug 25, 2019 - 04:00 am .- The phenomenon is well-documented. When young Catholics go away to college, a troublingly high percentage of them stop practicing their faith. And many who stop going to Mass in college, never return.