Archive for November 8, 2022

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis appoints judges to Miami's Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court, March 27, 2019.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

DeSantis criticized for running ‘God made a fighter ad’ 

Critics mocked the ad for being the “gospel of the Ron DeSantis re-election campaign.” Read more

Pope Francis prays on St. Peter's Square, Oct. 5, 2022?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis prays for Tanzania plane crash victims

Pope Francis has sent a message to victims of a plane crash in Tanzania. He said he is praying for... Read more

Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Auxiliary Bishop Johannes Bündgens in November 2022?w=200&h=150

By AC Wimmer

Pope Francis accepts resignation of German bishop found guilty of embezzlement

Pope Francis on Tuesday accepted the resignation of a German bishop who was convicted of embezzling money from a woman... Read more

Saint Nicholas church in Paphos, Cyprus?w=200&h=150

By Andrea Gagliarducci

Analysis: A divided island faces uncertain future after death of Cyprus Orthodox archbishop

Archbishop Chrysostomos II died on Monday at age 81. Who will be able to collect the legacy of the head... Read more


By Eduardo Berdejo

Mexican bishops defend the presence of Christian symbols on public property

On Nov. 9, a court will study a legal challenge that seeks to prohibit the placement of “decorative objects in... Read more

A roll of I Voted stickers.?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

Election Day 2022: Here’s what we know about Catholic voters

Catholics are heading to the polls Tuesday along with the rest of the electorate to decide who will fill all... Read more

Colorado State Capitol Building in Denver.?w=200&h=150

By Kevin J. Jones

With no pro-life laws, Colorado sees abortion numbers spike

A new study has shown that the number of abortions in Colorado has spiked, in part because more women come... Read more


By ACI Prensa

Worldwide women’s rosary announced for Dec. 8: ‘We’re daughters of the Most Holy Virgin’

With the purpose of honoring the Blessed Virgin Mary on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, the Worldwide Women’s Rosary... Read more


By Joe Bukuras

Sunday Mass obligation re-instituted for Catholics in the Archdiocese of Chicago

The restoration of the Sunday Mass obligation goes into effect on Nov. 26 and 27, the First Sunday of Advent. Read more


By Joe Bukuras

New Orleans priest facing rape charges also accused of embezzling $400,000

A suspended Archdiocese of New Orleans priest who is facing rape charges could now be facing additional federal charges for... Read more


By Katie Yoder

Vermont votes to enshrine abortion in constitution, news outlet projects

A Vermont news outlet said pro-abortion Proposal 5 will pass by a wide margin. Read more

J.D. Vance gestures as he speaks during the Ohio Republican Party election night watch party reception in Columbus, Ohio, on Nov. 8, 2022. Vance, the best-selling "Hillbilly Elegy" author, won a contentious race for Ohio's open U.S. Senate seat on Nov. 8, 2022, networks projected.?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

Republican Vance declared winner in close U.S. Senate race in Ohio

Republican J.D. Vance, a Catholic convert, will assume public office for the first time in January after defeating Rep. Tim... Read more

Ultrasound scan of 15-week-old baby?w=200&h=150

By Katie Yoder

Pro-life amendment fails in Kentucky, news outlet projects

Voters did not support a ballot measure called Amendment 2 that would have amended the state constitution to say there... Read more

Sen. Raphael Warnock, D-Georgia, (left) speaks at a campaign event on Election Day, Nov. 8, 2022. 
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Herschel Walker (right) speaks to supporters in Kennesaw, Georgia, Nov. 7, 2022. The two squared off in a tight race Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. If neither candidate receives 50% plus one vote needed, they will head to a runoff in December.?w=200&h=150

By Zelda Caldwell

Georgia Senate race: Walker and Warnock may be headed for December runoff

The hard-fought Georgia Senate race between Republican Herschel Walker and the incumbent Democrat, Sen. Raphael Warnock, now appears to be... Read more

Democrat U.S. Senate candidate John Fetterman arrives to cast his ballot at New Hope Baptist Church in Braddock, Pennsylvania, on Nov. 8, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Edie Heipel

Democrat Fetterman declared winner in race for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania

In the days leading up to Election Day, the two candidates were neck-and-neck in polls following growing alarm over Fetterman's... Read more


By Katie Yoder

Proposition 1: California votes for abortion in midterms 2022

As of 1 a.m. EST Wednesday, the New York Times reported 31% of votes counted, with 68.8% voting yes to... Read more