Catholic bishops of Uruguay oppose assisted suicide bill

Montevideo, Uruguay, Jun 26, 2020 / 04:44 pm (CNA).- The Catholic bishops of Uruguay have spoken out against a bill that would allow for assisted suicide, calling it “homicide carried out in a clinical context. “It is not ethically acceptable to cause the death of a...

Report: New Amazon Bishops’ Conference Could Be Unveiled Monday

By Edward Pentin | VATICAN CITY — Nine months since the Pan-Amazon Synod in Rome, the creation of an Amazonian bishops’ conference to promote synodality among the region’s churches could be announced on Monday, according to… Read the Whole Article at its...

Former Westminster Cathedral Administrator dies aged 74

The recently retired Administrator of Westminster Cathedral has died at the age of 74, the Diocese of Westminster has announced. Canon Christopher Tuckwell stood down as Administrator only two weeks ago due to ill health. A convert from Anglicanism, Canon Tuckwell was...

After backlash, EWTN radio host Gloria Purvis says she will persevere

Denver Newsroom, Jun 26, 2020 / 03:55 pm (CNA).-     Gloria Purvis, host of a Catholic morning radio show produced by EWTN, said she will keep speaking out for racial justice, amid news that her show will not be broadcast by a large radio network which carries EWTN’s...

St. Clement, Dartmouth

Ethel Jack, a member of St. Clement Parish Council (Dartmouth) has kept busy during this time of confinement. To help suppress the spread of COVID-19, she has made hospital gowns, surgical caps and masks for Northwood, a local nursing home. Read the Whole Article at...

Sisters of Life Offer a Gift of Music

By Patty Knap | A beautiful new collection of original music is being released song-by-song by the Sisters of Life. The New York City-based order of sisters wrote the words and music and play the instruments in the collection… Read the Whole Article at its...

Judge rules New York churches can reopen in line with businesses

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Jun 26, 2020 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- A federal judge on Friday ruled that New York must allow indoor and outdoor religious services in the same way it would allow mass outdoor protests, or indoor shopping malls. Judge Gary Sharpe of the Northern...