Archive of November 8, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of November 8, 2019

Family demands answers after migrant in ICE custody removed from life support

Nov 8, 2019 - 04:59 pm .- Relatives are still seeking answers about an asylum-seeker who was removed from life support after an apparent accident while in federal detention awaiting a hearing in immigration court.

Cardinals Nichols tells child sex abuse inquiry Church 'shocked to core'

Nov 8, 2019 - 04:33 pm .- The Archbishop of Westminster has admitted that he did not properly handle an accusation of abuse in his archdiocese, as he also rejected calls for priests to violate the seal of confession.

Second federal court rules against HHS conscience protection rule

Nov 8, 2019 - 02:25 pm .- For the second time in two days, a federal judge on Thursday said the Trump administration’s conscience protection rule for health care workers violated the law.

Police raid former offices of Argentine bishop charged with fraud, sex assault

Nov 8, 2019 - 01:01 pm .- Local civil authorities on Thursday raided the chancery of the Diocese of Orán, where Gustavo Oscar Zanchetta was bishop from 2013 to 2017. Bishop Zanchetta has been charged with sexual assault, as well as fraud and mismanagement of funds.

Holy See won't participate in Nairobi Summit

Nov 8, 2019 - 12:01 pm .- The Holy See will not participate in next week's Nairobi Summit, its mission to the UN announced Friday, saying next week's international gathering is too focused on “reproductive rights”.

Prison ministry includes helping people after incarceration, Pope Francis says

Nov 8, 2019 - 11:01 am .- In addition to looking after the physical and spiritual needs of those in prison, Catholics have an obligation to recognize the humanity of those who have left the prison system and to help them get back on their feet, Pope Francis said Friday.

Updated: Pro-life group allowed to open at Florida high school after dispute

Nov 8, 2019 - 09:58 am .- A student pro-life group will launch at Gulf Coast High School in Collier County, Florida, after a Christian legal group sent a letter to school administrators demanding they grant formal approval to the club.

Don’t use ’tragic case’ to legalize assisted suicide, UK group says

Nov 8, 2019 - 12:09 am .- An anti-euthanasia group in the UK is calling for the continuation of laws against assisted suicide, as the family of an elderly woman acquitted of murdering her husband wants the laws relaxed.