Archive for July 3, 2021

The pachamama monstrance at St. John Macias parish in Zapopan, Mexico.?w=200&h=150

By David Ramos

Pachamama image used as monstrance in Mexican parish

The “pachamama” or “mother earth” image which accompanied various activities during the 2019 Amazon Synod in Rome was recently used... Read more

Melinda Gates.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Gates Foundation plans $2.1b for contraceptives, 'gender equality'

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will begin a push for increased access to contraceptives over the next five years... Read more

Archbishop Samuel Aquila of Denver.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Archbishop Aquila: Catholic Democrats should take responsibility, not weaponize the Eucharist

Archbishop Samuel Aquila of Denver in his Friday column called out the 60 Catholic Democrats who penned a letter defending... Read more

Giovanni Angelo Becciu, former prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, pictured June 27, 2019.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Cardinal Becciu to stand trial at Vatican for embezzlement and abuse of office

The Vatican court announced it will hold a trial in connection with the Secretariat of State’s purchase of a London... Read more

Cardinal Giovanni Angelo Becciu, center, in 2015.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Why has a Vatican judge ordered Cardinal Becciu and nine others to stand trial?: A CNA explainer

CNA's overview of a Vatican finance trial announced to start later this month. Read more