Archive for October 5, 2021

Elizabeth Kirk, research associate and lecturer at CUA's Columbus School of Law.?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

Profiles of pro-life women: A Q&A with Elizabeth Kirk

This December, the US Supreme Court is set to hear Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a case that many... Read more

The tomb of St. Faustina Kowalska (1905-1938) in Łagiewniki, Poland.?w=200&h=150

By Alejandro Bermudez

7 things you need to know about St. Faustina and her vision of Hell

While Catholics around the world are familiar with St. Faustina Kowalska and her connection to Divine Mercy, many may not... Read more

Archbishop Stanislaw Gądecki, president of the Polish bishops’ conference.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Polish Catholic archbishop: Help migrants caught in Belarus border crisis

Poland has sent troops to secure its roughly 250-mile border with Belarus. Read more

Jean-Marc Sauvé speaks at the launch of the Independent Commission on Sexual Abuse in the Church’s final report in Paris, France, Oct. 5, 2021.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

330,000 children abused in French Catholic Church over 70 years, landmark report estimates

The president of French bishops’ conference spoke of his ‘shame’ and ‘horror’ at the report. Read more

Young people wearing T-shirts with the official WYD Lisbon 2023 logo.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Dates for World Youth Day 2023 in Lisbon announced

The world’s largest gathering of Catholic young people will take place in 2023. Read more

Members of the Pontifical Swiss Guard at the Vatican.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

3 Swiss Guards resign over Vatican vaccine mandate

All 135 guards were required to get a COVID-19 vaccine. Read more

Cate Ford, one of the intervenor-plaintiffs in The State of Tennessee v. United States Department of Education?w=200&h=150

By Matt Hadro

Arkansas students seek to intervene in challenge to federal transgender sports policy

Three female athletes and a Christian education association are seeking to intervene in a lawsuit against the Biden administration, over... Read more

Pope Francis with participants in the meeting “Religions and Education: Towards a Global Compact on Education” at the Vatican, Oct. 5, 2021.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Pope Francis discusses education with faith leaders on World Teachers’ Day

Muslim, Jewish, Buddhist, Sikh, and Jain representatives gathered at the Vatican. Read more

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By Joe Bukuras

Knights of Columbus online exhibit explores baseball's Catholic history

The Knights of Columbus are releasing a four part series presentation exploring the historical connection between the fraternal organization and... Read more

Dr. Francis Collins?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

Dr. Francis Collins, scientist and Christian, to step down as NIH head

Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health and an outspoken Christian, announced Tuesday that he will step... Read more

Sign at 2020 March for Life?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

Pro-lifers counter pro-abortion protests across the United States

As pro-abortion rallies were held across the country last weekend in response to a Texas law regulating abortion, pro-lifers in... Read more

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By Diego Lopez Marina

Cuban socialism has been a failure and the left must face up to it, priest says

Fr. Alberto Reyes Pías, a priest of the Archdiocese of Camagüey, addressed Monday those who have leftist political preferences, asking... Read more