Archive of December 22, 2019 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of December 22, 2019

Denver initiative aims to reduce barriers between Catholics, lonely seniors

Dec 22, 2019 - 04:01 pm .- When John O’Brien was in high school, his father, while only in his forties, was admitted to an assisted living facility because of Pick's disease, a rare disorder similar to Alzheimer's.

Legion of Christ says 33 of its priests sexually abused minors

Dec 22, 2019 - 01:10 pm .- Since its founding in 1941, 33 priests of the Legionaries of Christ committed sexual abuse of minors, victimizing 175 children, according to a report of an internal commission released Saturday.

Children are 'innocence, promise, many good things,' Pope Francis says

Dec 22, 2019 - 08:23 am .- Pope Francis Sunday attended a party with the children and families receiving treatment and help at the Vatican's 98-year-old free health clinic.

The saints and blesseds of the 2010s

Dec 22, 2019 - 05:00 am .- Since a new decade begins Jan. 1, CNA offers a look back at some of the men and women named saints or blesseds during the last ten years.

Pope Francis: This Christmas, imitate St. Joseph's trust in God

Dec 22, 2019 - 04:57 am .- In a difficult situation, St. Joseph put his whole trust in God and was obedient, an example for all Catholics to imitate, Pope Francis said during the Angelus Sunday.