Archive for November 4, 2021

Cardinal George Pell gives an interview to EWTN News in Rome, Italy, on Dec. 9, 2020. Credit: Daniel Ibáñez/CNA.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Cardinal Pell: ‘Resistance’ in the Secretariat of State cost Vatican money in London deal

‘We had the authority to enter, but they prevented us,’ he said. Read more

Pope Francis prays with journalists on the papal flight en route to South Korea on Aug. 14, 2014.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Pope Francis calls for ‘process of conversion’ in the Church to prevent all forms of abuse

The pope said that ‘the culture of death’ leads to sexual abuse. Read more

Pope Francis celebrates Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica for recently deceased cardinals and bishops, Nov. 4, 2021.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Pope Francis offers Mass for souls of 208 deceased bishops, cardinals

‘Some of them have died as a result of COVID-19,’ the pope noted. Read more

Sr. Raffaella Petrini meets Pope Francis.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis names Franciscan sister to No. 2 position in Vatican City State

Sr. Raffaella Petrini is the first woman to be secretary general of the Vatican’s governorate. Read more

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) at a Capitol press briefing, Sept. 23, 2021.?w=200&h=150

By Kevin J. Jones

Abortion funding a 'fundamental problem' in proposed federal budget, US bishops say

The presence of expanded taxpayer funding of abortion in the proposed federal budget is “completely unacceptable”, despite many worthy programs... Read more

The launch of the EWTN Vatican Bureau’s ‘Roman Nights’ event series at the Order of the Holy Sepulchre’s headquarters in Rome.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

EWTN Vatican Bureau launches ‘Roman Nights’ event series

The series starts with a panel discussion on virtue in the workplace. Read more


By Kate Olivera

Hit Catholic Bible podcast to launch in Spanish in 2022

The hit Catholic podcast The Bible in a Year (With Fr. Mike Schmitz) will launch in Spanish Jan. 1, 2022.... Read more

Pope Francis meets Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at Vatican on Nov. 4, 2021. Vatican Media.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Pope Francis meets Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at Vatican

The Holy See has long supported a two-state solution. Read more


By Joe Bukuras

Why is a Planned Parenthood fundraiser being held on this Catholic campus?

Loyola Marymount University says it will not block a student club from hosting a fundraiser Friday for abortion provider Planned... Read more

Pope Francis greets José David Correa González, superior general of the Sodalitium Christianae Vitae, at the Vatican, Oct. 30, 2021.?w=200&h=150

By Walter Sanchez Silva

Pope Francis meets with Sodalitium Christianae Vitae superior general

Pope Francis received in a private audience at the Vatican Oct. 30 José David Correa González, superior general of the... Read more

A screenshot from Live Action's new 2363 video, which details the disturbing reality of surgical abortions.?w=200&h=150

By Katie Yoder

Live Action's pro-life 2363 campaign focuses on abortion's daily death toll

The centerpiece of a new, multi-city campaign by the pro-life organization Live Action's new is a video in which a... Read more

The Texas capitol.?w=200&h=150

By Joe Bukuras

Texans approve broad protection of religious services

On Nov. 2, voters in Texas approved eight amendments to the state constitution, including one that bars the state and... Read more

Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles speaks at the USCCB's fall meeting in Baltimore, Md., Nov. 11, 2019?w=200&h=150

By Autumn Jones

Archbishop Gomez addresses rise of 'wokeness', social movements in US

On Thursday, Archbishop Jose Gomez discussed the rise of new secular ideologies and movements for social change in the United... Read more

Father James Jackson, FSSP, delivers the homily at the funeral Mass for slain Boulder police officer Eric Talley on March 29, 2021, at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Denver, Colorado?w=200&h=150

By Christine Rousselle,Joe Bukuras

FSSP priest faces new federal child pornography charges

Federal authorities have filed additional child pornography charges against Father James W. Jackson, who was arrested Oct. 30 after Rhode... Read more