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  • March for Life 2022: 'A great witness to the sanctity of human life' January 22, 2022
    Participants of the March for Life in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 21, 2022. / CNA Washington D.C., Jan 21, 2022 / 18:44 pm (CNA). Participants returned in large numbers to the annual March for Life Friday, braving frigid weather one year after the event’s pandemic-related virtual shutdown to demonstrate solidarity for the unborn at the […]
  • St John Cantius parish in Chicago seeks to reassure faithful amid changes January 22, 2022
    St. John Cantius parish in Chicago, Ill. / Tom Gill via Flickr (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) Chicago, Ill., Jan 21, 2022 / 17:16 pm (CNA). The priests of Chicago’s St. John Cantius parish have pledged both continued support for their parishioners and obedience to the liturgical changes implemented by Pope Francis and Cardinal Blase Cupich.The church […]
  • US Supreme Court allows Texas abortion law challenge to stay with state's top court January 21, 2022
    Thousands of pro-life advocates gathered outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 1, 2021, in conjunction with oral arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization. / Katie Yoder/CNA Washington D.C., Jan 21, 2022 / 16:00 pm (CNA). The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday declined to send a legal challenge against a […]
  • Judge blocks COVID vaccine mandate for federal employees January 21, 2022
    null / oasisamuel/Shutterstock Denver Newsroom, Jan 21, 2022 / 15:19 pm (CNA). A federal judge on Friday issued a preliminary injunction against a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for federal employees.Judge Jeffrey Brown of the District Court for the Southern District of Texas ruled Jan. 21 that federal employees were likely to succeed in challenging the vaccine […]
  • 'Every person matters,' Father Mike Schmitz tells pro-life marchers January 21, 2022
    Father Mike Schmitz, the host of the "Bible in a Year" podcast, addresses the crowd at the March for Life rally on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 21, 2022. / Washington D.C., Jan 21, 2022 / 14:24 pm (CNA). The popular podcaster and YouTube star Father Mike Schmitz came well-prepared for […]
  • Spanish theologian warns German Synodal Way poses great danger to the Church January 21, 2022
    Thomas Sternberg and Bishop Georg Bätzing at the Synodal Way’s second Synodal Assembly in Frankfurt, Germany, Sept. 30, 2021. / Synodaler Weg/Maximilian von Lachner. Alcalá de Henares, Spain, Jan 21, 2022 / 14:00 pm (CNA). Spanish theologian Fr. José Antonio Fortea has warned of what he calls the serious danger to the Catholic Church posed […]
  • Europe’s Catholic bishops ask for prayers for peace in Ukraine January 21, 2022
    Catholics pictured near the Co-Cathedral of St. Alexander in Kyiv, Ukraine. April 3, 2021. / paparazzza/Shutterstock. Vatican City, Jan 21, 2022 / 12:00 pm (CNA). Catholic bishops in Europe have expressed support for Ukraine and appealed to Christians to pray for peace.“At this extremely delicate time, we ask Christians to pray for the gift of […]
  • Knights of Columbus donates 1500th ultrasound machine January 21, 2022
    A dedication ceremony for the ultrasound machine donated by the Knights of Columbus to the First Choice Women's Resource Center in New Brunswick, N.J. / Knights of Columbus Metuchen, N.J., Jan 21, 2022 / 11:49 am (CNA). The Knights of Columbus donated an ultrasound machine to a New Jersey pregnancy center on Wednesday, a charitable […]
  • March for Life underway, with hopes rising that Roe's days are numbered January 21, 2022
    Tens of thousands gathered for a pre-march rally and concert at the National Mall for the 2022 March for Life in Washington, D.C. / Katie Yoder/CNA Washington D.C., Jan 21, 2022 / 11:36 am (CNA). Tens of thousands of pro-life Americans gathered Friday to participate in the 49th annual March for Life, amid rising hopes […]
  • Vatican appeal court confirms former IOR officials liable for mismanagement January 21, 2022
    The Institute for the Works of Religion, commonly known as the Vatican bank. / Andrea Gagliarducci/CNA. Vatican City, Jan 21, 2022 / 10:30 am (CNA). A Vatican appeal court this week fully confirmed an earlier ruling that two former senior managers at the Institute of Works of Religion (IOR) were liable for mismanagement.The appeal court […]