Treat churches like businesses during lockdowns, Americans say

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Nov 18, 2020 / 04:01 pm (CNA).- As some states and cities reinstate restrictions meant to stop the spread of the coronavirus, a survey has found that Americans believe places of worship should not be subject to harsher regulations than are...

Two churches in Washington state burn in apparent arson attacks

Denver Newsroom, Nov 18, 2020 / 03:40 pm (CNA).- Two church buildings— one Baptist, one Catholic— were damaged by fires in apparent arson attacks Sunday morning in Brewster, a town in central Washington. Sacred Heart Catholic Church suffered some fire damage near the...

The McCarrick Report (Nov. 14)

Theodore McCarrick The long-awaited McCarrick Report was published this week, documenting how the one-time archbishop of Washington and a cardinal survived for so long despite the rumors, accusations and lies. This week on Register Radio, we talk to Register Rome...

Catholic Bishops Push Back on Massachusetts Abortion Expansion

Peter Zelasko Cardinal Sean O’Malley of Boston attended the Mass for Life at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception on Jan. 23, 2020. Both the state House and Senate measures would allow for abortions past 24 weeks, and up until the...

New Catholic Elected Officials Hope to Lead with Faith

Courtesy Congresswoman Lisa McClain of Michigan, Minnesota state senator Julia Coleman, Congressman Tony Gonzales of Texas, and Arizona State Rep. Quang Nguyen, R-Prescott. Newcomers to public service encourage other Catholics to enter the public arena. Read the Whole...

New book highlights St. John Paul II’s influence amid Cold War

CNA Staff, Nov 18, 2020 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- A new book on St. John Paul II examines the relationship of the Polish pope with Central and Eastern European countries during the Cold War. “Blood of your Blood, Bone of your Bone: The Pontificate of John Paul II (1978-2005)...

After another major hurricane, Central America needs 'a helping hand'

Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Nov 18, 2020 / 12:33 pm (CNA).- With Hurricane Iota becoming the second major hurricane to hit Central America this November, relief agencies have tried to prepare for even more destruction and have appealed for donations and support from around...