Archive for September 18, 2021

Archbishop Victor Manuel Fernandez at the Holy See press office, Oct. 8, 2014.?w=200&h=150

By Walter Sanchez Silva

Argentine archbishop warns president: 'There is little time left' to avoid debacle

Archbishop Víctor Manuel Fernández of La Plata warned Argentine president Alberto Fernández Thursday that his priorities, such as abortion, marijuana,... Read more

Pope Francis at his general audience address in the library of the Apostolic Palace Jan. 27, 2021.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Pope Francis invokes Abraham Lincoln in message to safeguarding summit

The pope referred to Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address. Read more

Pope Francis and Cardinal Sepe hold relic of St. Januarius' blood in Naples cathedral March 21, 2015.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Everything you need to know about the miracle of liquefaction of the blood of Saint Januarius

On Sept. 19, the Catholic Church celebrates the feast of St. Januarius, bishop, martyr, and patron saint of Naples, Italy.... Read more

Facebook screenshot of photo of Maria Cristina Cella Mocellin, an Italian mother who sacrificed her life for the sake of her baby.?w=200&h=150

By Katie Yoder

A new pro-life saint? This Italian mother sacrificed her life for her unborn baby

On Aug. 30, Pope Francis advanced the sainthood cause of Maria Cristina Cella Mocellin, who sacrificed her life for the... Read more

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas?w=200&h=150

By Kevin J. Jones

Justice Clarence Thomas credits Catholic nuns’ anti-racist example

Catholic nuns and his grandparents’ example helped instill in Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas the belief that all people were... Read more

Coronavirus vaccine, stock image.?w=200&h=150

By Kevin J. Jones

Canadian archbishop: Only fully vaccinated can attend Mass

Unvaccinated Catholics barred from attending Mass in Canada's New Brunswick province, which has had fewer than 50 COVID-19 related deaths... Read more