Archive for January 1, 2022


By CNA Staff

Want to know the history behind the Feast of the Epiphany?

While the hustle and bustle of Christmas ends for many people on Dec. 26, throughout Christian history Christmas lasts for... Read more

Molly Burhans presents one of her maps to Pope Francis and Cardinal Peter Turkson at the Vatican during summer 2018.?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

Can mapping the global Catholic Church help to heal the earth? One scientist aims to find out

When Molly Burhans met with Pope Francis in 2018, she presented him with a map.  Read more

Pope Francis offers Mass for the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God in St. Peter's Basilica on January 1, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Pope Francis: Let us place the new year under the protection of Mary

Pope Francis’ first public act of 2022 was to offer Mass for the Solemnity of Mary, Holy Mother of God. Read more