Pope Francis opens ministries of lector and acolyte to women

- 20 January 2021 1

A lay woman reads at Mass in the Casa Santa Marta on 4 February 2020 On Jan. 11, Pope Francis published an apostolic letter issued ... Read More

13 Christians killed every day in the world because of their faith

- 20 January 2021 0

Christians march in Abuja during a prayer and penance gathering for peace and security in Nigeria on 1 March 2020 The non-Governmental organization Open Doors ... Read More

Pope: King’s ‘vision of harmony, equality for all’ remains timely

- 19 January 2021 0

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Pope Francis paid tribute to the activist's vision in a message to a conference organized by the Rev. Bernice ... Read More

Children’s book chronicling saints’ lives shows they were ‘relentlessly human’

- 18 January 2021 3

A child opens to an illustration of St. Joan of Arc in "Stories of the Saints: Bold and Inspiring Tales of Adventure, Grace and Courage" ... Read More

Cardinal Pell: ‘Clear headed’ women will help ‘sentimental males’ clean up Vatican finances

- 15 January 2021 0

Rome Newsroom, Jan 14, 2021 / 01:50 pm (CNA) - Cardinal George Pell welcomed Thursday Pope Francis’ inclusion of lay women on the Vatican’s economy ... Read More

First lay head of disciplinary commission at Roman Curia appointed

- 14 January 2021 0

Vatican City, Jan 8, 2021 / 04:40 pm (CNA) - For the first time, the Disciplinary Commission of the Roman Curia will be presided by ... Read More

Catholic bishops urge UK to give up nuclear arsenal

- 13 January 2021 0

CNA Staff, Jan 12, 2021 / 08:05 am (CNA) - Catholic bishops urged the U.K. on Tuesday to give up its nuclear arsenal. In a ... Read More