Archive for October 29, 2022


By CNA Staff

Four ideas to celebrate ‘Holywins’ with your family on the eve of All Saints

The celebration of “Holywins” is an initiative that originated in Paris in 2002 with the aim of celebrating the eve... Read more

A scene from the trailer promoting Liberty University's campus ministry production of "Scaremare."?w=200&h=150

By Zelda Caldwell

Are Halloween ‘hell houses’ a good way to save souls?

Popular among evangelical Protestant churches in the South, these “judgment houses” typically stage dramatic representations depicting what happens after people... Read more

Pope Francis speaks to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Paul Pelosi after Mass in St. Peter's Basilica on June 29, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Archbishop Gomez condemns violence, prays for Paul Pelosi after attack

“I am deeply grieved over this violence,” USCCB President José Gomez said late Friday. Read more

A Christmas tree in St. Peter's Square.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Christmas 2022: Vatican to display hand-carved wooden nativity scene

A second nativity scene, which will be displayed in the Paul VI Hall, was donated by the government of Guatemala. Read more


By Hannah Brockhaus

Italian cardinal leads Vespers at Pantheon for Traditional Latin Mass pilgrimage

The head of the Italian bishops’ conference, Cardinal Matteo Zuppi, presided over Vespers on Friday for an annual Traditional Latin... Read more

Catholic elementary school in Gbeji, Benue State, Central Nigeria.?w=200&h=150

By Douglas Burton

Dozens of Catholic villagers reportedly killed in Central Nigeria raid

The state police commissioner says no more than 10 people were slain, but a county official claims more than 70... Read more