Archive of October 27, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of October 27, 2019

US bishops’ conference to vote on president, action items at fall meeting

Oct 27, 2019 - 04:08 pm .- The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) will be electing a new president, vice president, and committee chairs, and will vote on seven action items during the upcoming Fall General Assembly.

Pope Francis encourages anti-corruption protesters in Lebanon 

Oct 27, 2019 - 12:00 pm .- Pope Francis Sunday encouraged protesters in Lebanon who have taken to the streets to challenge government corruption and mismanagement of finances. The pope’s message coincided with a series of protests taking place in countries around the world.

Pope Francis decries ‘predatory models of development’ in Amazon synod closing Mass

Oct 27, 2019 - 04:55 am .- Pope Francis denounced exploitation and “predatory models of development” that plunder the poor and wound “sister earth” in the Amazon Synod closing Mass Sunday.