Archive of September 28, 2020 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of September 28, 2020

Dad, deacon, lawyer: Amy Coney Barrett’s father shares his testimony of faith

Sep 28, 2020 - 08:41 pm .- Much has been made of the Catholic faith of Amy Coney Barrett, President Donald Trump’s most recent nominee to the United States Supreme Court.

Catholic schools take home 40 National Blue Ribbon awards

Sep 28, 2020 - 07:08 pm .- Catholic schools received 80% of the 2020 National Blue Ribbon awards issued to private schools this year by the Department of Education. Of 50 private schools to win the award, 40 are Catholic.  

Archbishop Charles Brown appointed nuncio to the Philippines

Sep 28, 2020 - 06:01 pm .- Pope Francis on Monday appointed Archbishop Charles Brown as apostolic nuncio to the Philippines, a position which had been vacant since November.

Cardinal Becciu allegations mount as Vatican appoints new prosecutor

Sep 28, 2020 - 05:28 pm .- Italian businessman Gianluigi Torzi has provided detailed information to investigators in the ongoing Vatican financial scandal, according to new reports. News of Torzi’s cooperation with prosecutors follows the resignation of Cardinal Angelo Becciu last week, and the announcement that Pope Francis has appointed a new prosecutor to strengthen the case.

Ecuadorian president vetoes health code bill

Sep 28, 2020 - 05:19 pm .- The Ecuadorian president on Friday vetoed the entire Health Code bill passed by the country’s legislature. The bill would have opened the door to abortion, surrogate motherhood, and teaching gender ideology to minors.

Vatican has 'moral authority' to speak on China, Pompeo tells CNA in exclusive interview

Sep 28, 2020 - 04:40 pm .- In an exclusive interview with CNA ahead of his visit to the Vatican this week, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he plans to discuss human rights abuses in China, and urge Vatican officials to speak about religious persecution there.

Graffiti attacks on San Diego-area churches being investigated as hate crimes

Sep 28, 2020 - 04:31 pm .- Two Eastern Catholic churches in San Diego County suffered graffiti vandalism attacks over the weekend, and while authorities are treating the incidents as connected, they have not yet determined the perpetrators’ motives.

Parties divided over nomination of Amy Coney Barrett

Sep 28, 2020 - 04:00 pm .- Following President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Sept. 26, party leaders are at odds over the nomination process, and on Barrett as a nominee. 

'Advice and Consent': How the Senate will vet Amy Coney Barrett

Sep 28, 2020 - 03:00 pm .- President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court sets in motion a highly-anticipated confirmation process, less than six weeks before a presidential election.

German cardinal issues stark warning about ‘Synodal Way’

Sep 28, 2020 - 02:00 pm .- A German cardinal issued a stark warning Saturday about his country’s controversial “Synodal Way.”

Justice Department says San Francisco worship restrictions 'draconian'

Sep 28, 2020 - 12:00 pm .- The U.S. Department of Justice on Sept. 25 warned San Francisco officials that its current restrictions on public worship in the city may be unconstitutional, drawing praise from Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone.

Los Angeles priest mourned after sudden passing: ‘He died doing what he loved’

Sep 28, 2020 - 11:00 am .- After being brought into this world against the odds, losing his father at 8 years old, and surviving a battle with cancer, Father Adrian San Juan knew one thing for certain: that he would “rather be with the Lord.”

EWTN invites Catholics to novena for US at 'critical moment' for nation

Sep 28, 2020 - 10:05 am .- The EWTN network has invited Catholics to join a novena to the Mother of God that will begin Tuesday, and be offered for unity and truth amid challenges facing the United States.

Pope Francis meets Armenian Apostolic Church leader amid clashes in Nagorno-Karabakh

Sep 28, 2020 - 10:00 am .- Pope Francis met with Armenian Apostolic Church leader Karekin II Sunday morning, moving up an appointment scheduled for Monday, because of growing clashes with Azerbaijan over the Nagorno-Karabakh territory.

Seafarers charity Apostleship of the Sea is renamed Stella Maris

Sep 28, 2020 - 09:00 am .- The Apostleship of the Sea, a Catholic charity helping seafarers worldwide, will now be known as Stella Maris.

Pope Francis appoints extra prosecutor to Vatican City court

Sep 28, 2020 - 06:30 am .- Pope Francis Monday named an Italian lawyer and professor of commercial law to work as an additional prosecutor in the Vatican City State’s court.

Pope Francis asks order to keep spreading devotion to St. Michael the Archangel

Sep 28, 2020 - 05:30 am .- Pope Francis encouraged a religious order Sunday to continue promoting devotion to St. Michael the Archangel.

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