Sin City: NYC has rules for pandemic sex but no Mass

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Jun 10, 2020 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- As public Masses remain suspended in New York City, per public health orders, the city health department has issued advice to residents on how to have “safe sex” with strangers during the coronavirus pandemic....

US: Four New Members Appointed to National Review Board

Four new members have been appointed to serve on the National Review Board (NRB) by Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). The NRB advises the bishops’ Committee on the Protection of Children and Young...

Caritas Responds to Needs of Peru’s Poor During Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has gone around the world and has now reached Latin America where hundreds of thousands of people are in potential danger. At the moment, when we are celebrating the fifth anniversary of Laudato Si, the protection of creation and saving lives has...

Chinese bishop, 83, becomes third installed in state ceremony

An 83-year-old Chinese bishop was installed in a state-sanctioned church ceremony on June 9, the third bishop to be recognised by the communist regime since the Vatican and China signed an agreement in 2018 on the appointment of bishops. Bishop Peter Lin Jiashan was...

Nova Scotia’s abortion numbers higher than CIHI

Nova Scotia’s abortion numbers for 2015-2019 from Nova Scotia Health and Wellness.Along with higher numbers reported using doctor’s billing records than CIH reports, it also looks like Nova Scotia’s abortion numbers are going up with the use of...

'Gone with the Wind' rights were gift to Atlanta archdiocese

CNA Staff, Jun 10, 2020 / 02:42 pm (CNA).- Ongoing American conversation on race and history focused on cinema Wednesday, when streaming service HBO Max announced it would pull “Gone with the Wind” from its rotation of movies, adding information on its historical...

Nuns make rap videos to help healthcare workers

At Krakow’s stately Divine Mercy centre, the contemplative atmosphere suddenly evaporates as nuns in black habits come dancing along the corridor. “Yo yo/Rapping ain’t hard to do/It’s enough to say ‘Jesus,/I trust you!/And right now we don’t want masks/We just want...