Archive of January 24, 2021 :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)
Archive of January 24, 2021

Pope Francis prays for homeless man who died in freezing cold near St. Peter’s Square

Jan 24, 2021 - 07:00 am .- Pope Francis prayed on Sunday for a homeless man who died near St. Peter’s Square amid freezing temperatures.

Bishops reiterate need for direct Israel-Palestine negotiations if there is to be peace

Jan 24, 2021 - 06:01 am .- A group of Christian leaders who advocate for the Holy Land this week reiterated a call for Israeli and Palestinian authorities to negotiate directly for the sake of peace in the region. They also encouraged Israel to make COVID-19 vaccines accessible to Palestinians.

Vatican archbishop: Turn off your phone and open the Gospel

Jan 24, 2021 - 04:00 am .- A Vatican archbishop urged Catholics to turn off their cell phones and open the Gospel instead as he celebrated Mass marking the Sunday of the Word of God.