Archive for April 20, 2022

Pope Francis at the general audience in St. Peter's Square on April 20, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis: To discard the elderly ‘is a grave sin’

It was the first Wednesday audience in St. Peter's Square since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

Father Bill Kuchinsky prepares to say the funeral Mass for the unbaptized children for the remains of the 115 aborted babies in Washington, D.C. on March 28, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Katie Yoder

Catholic priest reveals role in DC aborted babies case: 'I buried them myself'

A West Virginia priest is speaking publicly about his role in providing a funeral Mass and burial for more than... Read more

Cardinal Javier Lozano Barragán?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Mexican Cardinal Javier Lozano Barragán has died at the age of 89

The Mexican cardinal is remembered as a strong voice of opposition to abortion and euthanasia. Read more

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By CNA Staff

Diocese of Camden to pay out $87.5 million for sexual abuse claims

The Diocese of Camden, New Jersey, will pay $87.5 million to approximately 300 alleged sexual abuse victims, under a settlement... Read more

Religious sisters pray during the Regina caeli with Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square May 2, 2021.?w=200&h=150

By ACI Prensa

Masks no longer necessary inside churches in Spain

Given the improvement in the situation with the COVID-19 pandemic in Spain, a Royal Decree published Wednesday states that the... Read more

Bishop Andrew Cozzens of Crookston, who is featured in the bonus section for the new eucharistic film ALIVE: Who is there??w=200&h=150

By Joe Bukuras

Bishop Cozzens talks new Eucharist film, explores disbelief in the Real Presence

“Providential” is the word that Bishop Andrew Cozzens of Crookston used to describe the April 25 release of “ALIVE: Who... Read more

Doug and Dani Laurion.?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

'Pray big': Michigan woman says her healing was a miracle

April 2022 would have marked Dani Laurion’s thirteenth year confined to a wheelchair. But instead, for the past month or... Read more

Fr. Gilbert Hartke holds a dress gifted to him that Judy Garland wore as Dorothy Gale in the 1939 film ‘The Wizard of Oz’.?w=200&h=150

By Katie Yoder

Catholic University to auction Wizard of Oz 'Dorothy' dress 

The Catholic University of America will auction a million-dollar dress that Judy Garland wore as Dorothy Gale in the 1939... Read more