Archive of December 21, 2020 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of December 21, 2020

In EWTN interview, Cardinal Pell discusses acquittal, Vatican finances

Dec 21, 2020 - 04:47 pm .- Cardinal George Pell, who was acquitted this year after becoming the highest-ranking Catholic cleric ever to be convicted of sexual abuse, spoke this week about his time in prison, his hopes for the future, and his thoughts on Vatican financial reform efforts.

How one Croatian cardinal saved thousands of Jewish lives

Dec 21, 2020 - 04:00 pm .- The story of Cardinal Alojzije Stepinac.

Why Christians believe in resurrection, not reincarnation

Dec 21, 2020 - 01:01 pm .- Every time Christians recite the Apostles’ Creed, they affirm their belief in what will happen to them after death: “'I believe in the resurrection of the body and life everlasting.”

Vatican says COVID-19 vaccines ‘morally acceptable’ when no alternatives are available

Dec 21, 2020 - 10:50 am .- The Vatican Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith stated Monday that it is “morally acceptable” to receive COVID-19 vaccines produced using cell lines from aborted fetuses when no alternative is available.

Analysis: Vatican decision on Indianapolis could impact pending lawsuit, and Catholic identity in Catholic schools

Dec 21, 2020 - 09:35 am .- The outcome of a Vatican appeal involving same-sex civil marriage and the Catholic identity of an Indiana school could have effect on a pending religious liberty lawsuit, and on the way other Catholic schools approach the issue of Catholic identity among their faculty.

Colorado medical practice to offer specialized care to adults with Down syndrome

Dec 21, 2020 - 07:15 am .- A Catholic-run healthcare practice in Colorado has announced that it will partner with a major foundation based in Paris to bring specialized medical care to adults with Down syndrome.

Pope Francis urges Roman Curia to confront the 'ecclesial crisis'

Dec 21, 2020 - 07:00 am .- Pope Francis urged the Roman Curia Monday not to view the Church in terms of conflict, but to see the current “ecclesial crisis” as a call to renewal.

Sacred music album recorded on eve of coronavirus lockdown storms Christmas charts

Dec 21, 2020 - 04:00 am .- When the singers of the Schola Cantorum of the London Oratory School gathered earlier this year to create a new album, they knew they had little margin for error.

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