Archive of July 11, 2020 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of July 11, 2020

Gomez asks for prayers after fire at 'spiritual heart of Los Angeles'

Jul 11, 2020 - 08:15 pm .- Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles has expressed his “terrible sadness” after a fire at a 249-year-old mission church founded by St. Junípero Serra, and asked for prayers for the local Catholic community.

Arrest made in Florida Catholic church burning

Jul 11, 2020 - 07:14 pm .- A Florida man has been arrested after he reportedly admitted to crashing a minivan into a Catholic Church and then setting it on fire.

Florida man lights Catholic Church on fire with parishioners inside

Jul 11, 2020 - 02:25 pm .- The Marion County Sheriff’s Office reported July 11 that deputies were called at about 7:30 am to Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ocala, while parishioners inside prepared for morning Mass.

Mission founded by St. Junípero Serra burns in overnight fire

Jul 11, 2020 - 12:40 pm .- Los Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez called the fire at San Gabriel Mission church, founded by St. Junipero Serra, “devastating.”

Why some Catholic churches in England are struggling to resume public Masses

Jul 11, 2020 - 12:00 pm .- When the government permitted churches in England to resume public Masses July 4, Fr. Rick McGrath faced a difficult dilemma. 

Pope Francis recognizes 'Padre Kino,' Arizona's missionary priest

Jul 11, 2020 - 12:00 pm .- Pope Francis recognized the life of Servant of God Eusebio Kino, S.J., as one of heroic virtue on Saturday. Kino, an explorer and missionary, took part in numerous expeditions through the American Southwest and is widely considered an apostle to the native population of Arizona, and defender of their rights.

Pope Francis advances cause of teen who died of bone cancer

Jul 11, 2020 - 05:30 am .- The Vatican announced Saturday that Pope Francis has recognized the heroic virtues of a 14-year-old Italian boy who died in 1963.

St. Paul, a miracle, and the first Christian community on the Italian peninsula

Jul 11, 2020 - 04:00 am .- The imprisonment of St. Paul in Rome, and his eventual martyrdom, are well-known. But days before the apostle set foot in the capital of the Roman Empire, he landed on another city’s shores – and in one miraculous night he established the Christian community on the Italian peninsula. 

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