Archive of October 17, 2020 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of October 17, 2020

New calls for US sanctions on Turkey for Christian persecution

Oct 17, 2020 - 03:00 pm .- Christian human rights leaders have called on the Trump administration to issue sanctions on Turkey in response to its actions in the Azerbaijan-Armenia conflict, and warned that Turkish actions were guided by "animus" against Christians.

Vatican: Coronavirus case in Pope Francis' residence

Oct 17, 2020 - 06:59 am .- The Holy See press office said Saturday a resident of the Vatican hotel where Pope Francis also lives has tested positive for COVID-19.

Two minors killed during fighting between Burmese military, Arakan Army

Oct 17, 2020 - 06:01 am .- United Nations officials in Burma said Wednesday that earlier this month, two boys were killed amid crossfire between the Tatmadaw, the country's military, and an ethnic Buddhist separatist group.

Pope Francis accepts resignation of Polish bishop under investigation

Oct 17, 2020 - 05:46 am .- Pope Francis accepted Saturday the resignation of the Bishop of Kalisz in central Poland, Edward Janiak, who is under investigation for his handling of an abuse case.

New children's book spins Christmas tale about spiders

Oct 17, 2020 - 12:00 am .- There is an ancient legend about Mary, Joseph, Jesus, and a spider.

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