Archive of September 11, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of September 11, 2019

Moroccan woman jailed on suspicion of procuring abortion

Sep 11, 2019 - 02:58 pm .- A Moroccan journalist has been jailed for allegedly procuring an abortion and for fornication. The country's penal code bars abortion except in cases when the mother's life is endangered.

Florist appeals to Supreme Court for second time over same-sex wedding case

Sep 11, 2019 - 01:00 pm .- A florist in Washington state sued for declining to serve a same-sex wedding is once again appealing her case to the U.S. Supreme Court.

US bishops mark 9/11 with prayers

Sep 11, 2019 - 12:00 pm .- On the anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, Catholic leaders in the United States has spoken in honor of those who lost their lives, and praised the country’s resolve and unity.

Catholics, Muslims pray at Vatican for September 11 victims

Sep 11, 2019 - 11:27 am .- Catholics and Muslims prayed in Vatican City Wednesday for the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks and of every act of terrorism.

Cardinal Dolan 'consulting extensively' about allegations against Buffalo Bishop Malone

Sep 11, 2019 - 10:59 am .- Amid calls for his resignation, Bishop Richard J. Malone of Buffalo remains firm in his conviction not to step down from office, even as Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York assesses whether to open an investigation into Malone’s alleged mishandling of abuse cases.

Senate Democrats move to block Title X rule

Sep 11, 2019 - 10:15 am .- Senate Democrats acted Tuesday to block funding of the Federal Title X family planning program, drawing condemnation from Republicans and pro-life leaders

Pope Francis says he hopes 'seeds of peace' will bear fruit in Africa

Sep 11, 2019 - 05:30 am .- Upon his return to the Vatican after a six-day trip to Africa, Pope Francis said Wednesday that he hopes the "seeds of peace" sown during his apostolic journey will bear fruit in Mozambique, Madagascar, and Mauritius.

Full text of Pope Francis' in-flight press conference from Madagascar

Sep 11, 2019 - 05:29 am .- Please read below for CNA's full transcript of the pope's Sept. 10 in-flight press conference from Antananarivo, Madagascar to Rome:

9/11: When John Paul II grieved with America

Sep 11, 2019 - 03:28 am .- As three airliners smashed into the World Trade Center towers and the Pentagon, and Flight 93 crashed into a Pennsylvania field on September 11, 2001, Joaquín Navarro-Valls, at the time the director of the Vatican press office, delivered the news to Pope John Paul II.

Following state, federal funding cuts, two abortion clinics close in Cincinnati

Sep 11, 2019 - 12:21 am .- In response to new federal and state regulations restricting funding of abortion clinics, Planned Parenthood announced Monday that two of its clinics in Ohio will close this month.