Trump says he will dispatch troops if riots continue

Washington D.C., Jun 1, 2020 / 05:45 pm (CNA).- During a speech from the Rose Garden on June 1, President Donald Trump pledged to deploy the U.S. military if state governors do not move to activate their National Guards to stop violent protests. The president then...

Alberta churches slowly begin opening doors for Mass

In what was hailed at one parish as a symbolic rebirth, Roman Catholic churches in Alberta cautiously resumed public masses this week after they were suspended more than 10 weeks ago to protect against the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus. Read the Whole Article at...

Churches in 6 states damaged by violent protests

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Jun 1, 2020 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- Catholic churches and cathedrals in several cities were among the buildings damaged in the protests and riots that occurred nationwide over the past week. Church buildings in California, Minnesota, New York,...

Courage director responds to Austrian book on same-sex Church blessings

CNA Staff, Jun 1, 2020 / 04:11 pm (CNA).- Blessings of homosexual couples in the Catholic Church would only obscure knowledge of what is important and good about persons with same-sex attraction, according to the director of Courage International. “We need to have...

Love is not Color-Blind; It’s Colorful

Kelly Guest looks out on God’s world and sees that colors in His creation and among His people is a very beautiful thing. Read the Whole Article at its Original Source

Analysis: Vatican financial reform begins in earnest. Again.

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Jun 1, 2020 / 02:30 pm (CNA).- It is Groundhog Day for Vatican financial reform, again.  On Monday, Pope Francis published sweeping new laws governing Vatican financial dealings, setting new standards for contracts awarded by the city state...

Octave of Pentecost PODCAzTs

Some 12 years ago, I made a series of PODCAzTs for the Octave of Pentecost.   My technical  abilities have improved a little since then, and I seem to have had a little more energy, but they aren’t bad. Read the Whole Article at its Original...

More than 300,000 attend Argentina's online March for Life

CNA Staff, Jun 1, 2020 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- Argentina’s digital March for Life May 30 drew 390,000 participants on Facebook alone, according to preliminary numbers from march organizers. The pro-life effort came on the heels of a promise from Argentina’s President...