Archive of September 10, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of September 10, 2019

Lawsuit over access to online abortion pills is 'ludicrous,' pro-life activists say

Sep 10, 2019 - 06:06 pm .- Pro-life groups are decrying an effort by a European doctor to sue the United States Food and Drug Administration in order to continue selling medical abortion pills online.

Cheyenne diocese finds credible three abuse allegations against emeritus bishop

Sep 10, 2019 - 05:01 pm .- The Diocese of Cheyenne announced Tuesday it has found credible and substantiated three allegations of child sexual abuse against Emeritus Bishop Joseph Hart, which it had received since July and August 2018.

Vatican authorizes ‘Vos estis’ investigation into Minnesota bishop Hoeppner

Sep 10, 2019 - 04:40 pm .- Bishop Michael Hoeppner is the first sitting U.S. bishop to be investigated under new misconduct protocols introduced by Pope Francis earlier this year.

Born Alive bill still stalled as Congress returns to session

Sep 10, 2019 - 04:00 pm .- Five months after first attempting to force a vote on legislation to protect babies who survive botched abortions, pro-life Members in the House are still at a standstill.

Bishop warns of the 'desolate panorama' of Spain's birthrate

Sep 10, 2019 - 03:26 pm .- The Bishop of San Sebastián wrote Sunday of the problems facing Spain as its birthrate is well below replacement level, and called on society to consider the implications of this situation.

German bishops rejected plan for Francis-style ‘Priority of Evangelization’ in synodal path

Sep 10, 2019 - 01:40 pm .- The German bishops have rejected an alternative proposal for a synodal process centered on the “priority of evangelization” called for by Pope Francis.

Pope Francis says he welcomes constructive criticism

Sep 10, 2019 - 01:24 pm .- Speaking aboard the papal plane from Madagascar to Rome Tuesday, Pope Francis said he welcomes criticism if it is given openly, fairly, and with a willingness to be debated.

Catholic immigration group sues Trump administration over asylum policy

Sep 10, 2019 - 12:08 pm .- A Catholic group is suing the Trump administration over the restriction of protections granted to asylum seekers in the U.S.

Tulsi Gabbard supports late-term abortion ban

Sep 10, 2019 - 10:05 am .- Gabbard’s statement appears to signal a break with her own legislative record, and the consensus of the Democratic presidential field.