Catechist Killed in the North of Burkina Faso

The victims of the jihadist attack committed on Sunday, February 16 in the village of Pansi, not far from Sebba, in the province of Yahgha, in northern Burkina Faso were not protestant faithful gathered to pray, as reported at first, but a group of villagers of...

Retired judge hears arguments about NFL emails in clergy abuse case

New Orleans, La., Feb 20, 2020 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- A retired New Orleans judge heard arguments on Thursday on whether private correspondence between an NFL franchise and the Archdiocese of New Orleans should be made public. Judge Carolyn Jefferson, a retired judge of...

Head of Australian bishops' conference in Rome ahead of plenary council

Brisbane, Australia, Feb 20, 2020 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- Archbishop Mark Coleridge of Brisbane, president of the Australian bishops’ conference, is in Rome for high-level discussions ahead of the Church in Australia’s first plenary council since Vatican II, set to begin...

Tennessee Governor Denies Clemency to Death Row ‘Model Inmate’

By Catholic News Agency | KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The governor of Tennessee has denied a clemency request for a condemned prisoner described as a “model inmate,” clearing the way for his execution on… Read the Whole Article at its Original...