Archive of January 10, 2020 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of January 10, 2020

Pro-life group will support pro-life Democrat Lipinski in 2020

Jan 10, 2020 - 05:40 pm .- After a Democratic congressman said he would like to see more support from the pro-life movement in his re-election bid, one national pro-life group said its support has kept the lawmaker in Congress, and committed to supporting his 2020 bid for reelection.

Montana high court reverses sex abuse judgement against Jehovah’s Witnesses

Jan 10, 2020 - 05:01 pm .- The Montana Supreme Court has unanimously reversed a $35 million judgement against the Jehovah’s Witnesses, on the grounds that the lower court wrongly ruled that the elders involved in hearing allegations of abuse did not enjoy the religious confidentiality protections guaranteed by state law.

German bishops' news agency launches English edition

Jan 10, 2020 - 04:00 pm .- A news agency owned by the Catholic Church in Germany has launched an English language service, which it says will provide objective news and information on the Catholic Church in Germany.

House excludes unborn from 'vulnerable populations' at risk from chemicals

Jan 10, 2020 - 04:00 pm .- House Democrats rejected an amendment that would have added the unborn to a list of “potentially vulnerable populations” deserving of protection from certain chemicals.

Radical feminist group takes credit for string of church attacks in Germany

Jan 10, 2020 - 03:00 pm .- A radical feminist group has taken credit for an ongoing series of attacks on pro-life advocates in Germany, including the vandalism of two churches and the burning of a pro-life journalist's car.

Northern Ireland MP calls for repeal of abortion law 'foisted' by Westminster

Jan 10, 2020 - 02:23 pm .- Carla Lockhart, a Member of Parliament for a Northern Irish constituency, urged Wednesday that the British law dealing with abortion provision in the region be repealed so that the local government can legislate on the topic.

Bishops narrowly approve USCCB rate hike for 2021

Jan 10, 2020 - 07:43 am .- The final result of 130 votes in favor from diocesan and eparchial bishops was the minimum number of votes required to pass.

Beyond DC, more pro-life marches set for 2020

Jan 10, 2020 - 12:00 am .- While hundreds of thousands of pro-life advocates will gather in Washington, D.C. for the National March for Life this Jan. 24, thousands will attend similar events in major cities like Los Angeles, Chicago and Denver.