Archive for April 8, 2022

Cardinal Pietro Parolin, pictured on July 2, 2015.?w=200&h=150

By Andrea Gagliarducci

Cardinal Parolin says that curial reform might not be over

In Part 2 of an exclusive interview, the Vatican Secretary of State discusses the future of his powerful dicastery in... Read more

Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk prays on April 7, 2022, for Ukrainians killed by Russian forces in Bucha.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Ukrainian Catholic leader prays at mass grave in Bucha

‘Seeing the mutilated, breathless bodies, we prayed for their eternal rest,’ Major Archbishop Shevchuk said. Read more

Pope Francis meets members of Italy’s High Council of the Judiciary at the Paul VI Audience Hall, April 8, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis to judges: Justice recognizes ‘human dignity as sacred and inviolable’

The pope pointed to the example of Bl. Rosario Livatino, a Catholic judge killed by the mafia. Read more


By CNA Staff

German diocese hires self-identified transgender man to teach religious ed

A German diocese has granted a biological female who identifies as a transgender man permission to teach Catholic religion to... Read more

Sacred Heart Cathedral in Mandalay, Burma.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Burmese soldiers invade Catholic cathedral, detain archbishop

Approximately 40 Burmese soldiers forcibly took control of a Catholic cathedral in Mandalay on Friday and detained an archbishop and... Read more

L-R: Actor Mel Gibson, writer and director Rosalind Ross, Raymond Arroyo of EWTN’s ‘The World Over’ and actor and producer Mark Wahlberg smile in Culver City, California, on March 22, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Mel Gibson, Mark Wahlberg talk about 'Father Stu' — and the 'Passion of the Christ' sequel

Raymond Arroyo, host of "The World Over" on EWTN, spoke with actors Mark Wahlberg and Mel Gibson and screenwriter and... Read more

Lauren Handy and Terrisa Bukovinac outside the medical examiner’s office in Washington, D.C., April 8, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Katie Yoder

DC aborted baby remains: 69 lawmakers demand action from DOJ, FBI 

Nearly 70 lawmakers on Friday called on the Justice Department and the FBI to investigate whether a local abortionist violated... Read more

Gretchen Whitmer, Governor of Michigan. (Official portrait)?w=200&h=150

By Carl Bunderson

Michigan bishops urge respect for law as governor sues to overturn abortion ban

After the Michigan governor sued Thursday asking a court to find that the state constitution includes the right to abortion,... Read more

Mayor Muriel Bowser during a speech at the Pride Parade on June 12, 2021.?w=200&h=150

By Katie Yoder

DC aborted babies: Mayor says activist may have broken law, not abortionist

Mayor Muriel Bowser responded Friday to members of Congress about the DC aborted babies case, but said nothing about conducting... Read more