Archive of February 23, 2020 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of February 23, 2020

Catholic uni reform triggered California abortion mandate that violated federal law

Feb 23, 2020 - 03:01 pm .- A California rule to require abortion coverage in health care plans now faces scrutiny from federal officials who say it violates the law. The controversial rule was a reaction to two Jesuit universities’ removal of abortion coverage, prompting Planned Parenthood and others to lobby state officials to block the effort.

Father's bid to halt 8th month abortion makes headlines in Colombia

Feb 23, 2020 - 10:00 am .- A late term abortion case has made national headlines in Colombia after a father lost a court appeal to save the life of his unborn son.

Pope Francis: Ask God for the strength to love your enemies

Feb 23, 2020 - 09:00 am .- Ask God for the grace to love your enemies, Pope Francis said Sunday in a homily in the Italian city of Bari.

Pope Francis on Middle East: War should never be considered normal

Feb 23, 2020 - 07:00 am .- War is madness, Pope Francis told bishops gathered in the Italian city of Bari in a speech that warned against populist sentiments and condemned countries that sell weapons that fund wars in the Middle East.