Archive for April 24, 2023

Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pontifical Academy for Life responds to outcry over Archbishop Paglia assisted suicide comments

The Italian prelate’s statement that legalized assisted suicide is “feasible” refers to a “specific” proposed law in Italy, the Vatican... Read more

Pope Francis tries some maté, Argentina’s national drink, at his general audience on April 5, 2023.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis says he wants to visit Argentina in 2024; Gänswein to leave Vatican apartment

Since his election to the papacy in 2013, Francis has never returned to his home country of Argentina. Read more

Pope Francis attended a Vatican screening of the 2022 documentary “Freedom on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom” on Feb. 24, 2023.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis to receive Ukraine’s prime minister on Thursday

The two last met at the Vatican in March 2021 amid clashes between Ukraine and Russia in the Donbas region. Read more

Cardinal Marc Ouellet, who has led the Vatican’s office for choosing bishops for over a dozen years, talks with Hannah Brockhaus, CNA Rome correspondent, and EWTN Rome Bureau Chief Andreas Thonhauser at the Dicastery of Bishops in Vatican City on Feb. 23, 2023.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Once ‘papabile,’ bishop-maker Cardinal Marc Ouellet retires

Last week, Cardinal Marc Ouellet handed over the reins of the Vatican’s bishop office to Bishop Robert Francis Prevost. Read more

A pride flag hangs from the Peterborough Cathedral in England in 2019.?w=200&h=150

By Kevin J. Jones

Anglicans in Africa reject archbishop of Canterbury for supporting same-sex union blessings

The meeting of global Anglicans voiced no confidence in Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and called on him and the... Read more


By Joe Bukuras

Pilot who offered women flights to abortion-friendly states fired from job teaching at Catholic seminary

A professor at a Catholic seminary in Louisiana lost his job after it was discovered that he had gone on... Read more


By Jonah McKeown

Bishops condemn Florida’s dropping of unanimous jury requirement for death penalty cases

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill April 20 allowing prisoners in the state to be sentenced to death without... Read more