Archive for August 26, 2022

Cardinal Angelo Becciu.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

A fall from grace, a court case, the consistory: Four twists and turns in the life of Cardinal Angelo Becciu

The possible reinstatement of the cardinal privileges of Cardinal Angelo Becciu made headlines this week after the former official said... Read more

Cardinal Mario Grech speaking at the press conference in the Vatican on Aug. 26, 2022?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Only the Holy Spirit will 'hijack' the Synod on Synodality, cardinal says at Vatican press conference

At a press conference in the Vatican on Friday, two cardinals introduced the “continental phase” of the Catholic Church’s Synod... Read more

Bishop Robert McElroy. CNA file photo.?w=200&h=150

By Kevin J. Jones,Carl Bunderson

Cardinal Robert McElroy: Newest (and youngest) American ‘red hat’ a kindred spirit of Pope Francis

The bishop of San Diego shares Pope Francis' passion for the plight of migrants, the homeless, and the environment. Read more

A scene from a promotional video for "Standing with Her Sunday" a virtual event being held on Aug. 28, 2022, to inform church leaders about the need for life-affirming efforts to support women who are pregnant.?w=200&h=150

By Katie Yoder

Pro-life groups equip churches for post-Roe America: ‘No woman stands alone’

National pro-life groups are organizing a virtual event Aug. 28 that promises to equip churches to care for pregnant women... Read more


By Edie Heipel

Are you smarter than an 8th grader? Take this catechesis quiz

The National Catholic Register reported this month that one Catholic school’s decision to begin every day with Mass has transformed... Read more

Members of Actívate (Get Active) deliver more than 33,000 signatures to the Mexican Ministry of the Interior (SEGOB) and the attorney general’s office Aug. 24, 2022, demanding justice for two Jesuit priests murdered in June.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

More than 33,000 signatures presented to Mexican authorities demanding justice for slain priests

The Mexican platform Actívate (Get Active) on Aug. 24 delivered the signatures to the Ministry of the Interior and the... Read more