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How parishes can help address the epidemic of domestic abuse - Mon, 21 Oct 2019 18:02:00 -0600 - ashington D.C., Oct 21, 2019 / 06:02 pm (CNA).- Domestic violence is a hidden epidemic that many clergy and laypersons need additional training to address, says one priest who runs the country’s ...

Louisiana court skeptical, but lets challenge to abortion regulations continue - Mon, 21 Oct 2019 17:10:00 -0600 - aton Rouge, La., Oct 21, 2019 / 05:10 pm (CNA).- A lawsuit challenging Louisiana’s pro-life legislation will be allowed to continue, but the state is confident that it will prevail after the low ...

Democratic US presidential candidates seek to limit charter schools - Mon, 21 Oct 2019 14:28:00 -0600 - ashington D.C., Oct 21, 2019 / 02:28 pm (CNA).- Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has released a K-12 education plan that, among other proposals, pledges to quadruple federal funding ...

Questions raised as Satanic Temple asks to hold meeting at Naval Academy  - Sat, 19 Oct 2019 03:17:00 -0600 - nnapolis, Md., Oct 19, 2019 / 03:17 am (CNA).- As an outside group is asking to hold “satanic religious services” at the U.S. Naval Academy, questions have arisen as to its actual motives ...

Archdiocese of Washington opposes local bill to legalize prostitution  - Fri, 18 Oct 2019 16:07:00 -0600 - ashington D.C., Oct 18, 2019 / 04:07 pm (CNA).- The Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., was one of many organizations that testified Thursday during a hearing on a bill to decriminalize prostitution in t ...

New hotline connects women in crisis pregnancies to resources, community  - Thu, 17 Oct 2019 17:06:00 -0600 - ustin, Texas, Oct 17, 2019 / 05:06 pm (CNA).- When Pamela Whitehead takes a call for LoveLine, a new pregnancy helpline, she listens. “Too often we think we know what a woman needs and we don&# ...

DNA test could reveal if Catholic supply store killer was involved in 1985 murder - Thu, 17 Oct 2019 16:50:00 -0600 - t. Louis, Mo., Oct 17, 2019 / 04:50 pm (CNA).- Last year, Thomas Bruce was accused of assaulting three women and killing one of them at the Catholic Supply of St. Louis retail store Nov. 19 in Ballwin ...

‘No one ever talked about McCarrick and the boys’ - Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:41:00 -0600 - ashington D.C., Oct 17, 2019 / 12:41 pm (CNA).- A man claiming to be a former child victim of Theodore McCarrick has written an open essay in response to a recent interview given by the former cardina ...

Sasse resolution: Church beliefs should not jeopardize tax-exempt status - Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:59:00 -0600 - ashington D.C., Oct 17, 2019 / 11:59 am (CNA).- One U.S. senator is looking to bring up a vote on protecting churches from attempts to police their beliefs, after a presidential candidate said churche ...

Gonzaga, Catholic Charities team up to offer immigration legal assistance - Thu, 17 Oct 2019 00:08:00 -0600 - pokane, Wash., Oct 17, 2019 / 12:08 am (CNA).- Gonzaga University Law School in Spokane is partnering with Catholic Charities of Eastern Washington to offer immigration legal assistance to low-income ...

Legal assisted suicide puts people with disabilities at risk, report finds - Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:24:00 -0600 - ashington D.C., Oct 16, 2019 / 01:24 pm (CNA).- Leaders in the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops applauded the National Council on Disability for its recent research on the risks of assisted suicide ...

Mississippi pro-lifers file suit against abortion clinic protest restrictions - Wed, 16 Oct 2019 02:41:00 -0600 - ackson, Miss., Oct 16, 2019 / 02:41 am (CNA).- Pro-life advocates in Jackson, Mississippi have filed a lawsuit against a new city ordinance that would restrict protesters’ ability to approach pe ...

In face of California fire, LA archdiocese expands fund for victims - Tue, 15 Oct 2019 19:24:00 -0600 - os Angeles, Calif., Oct 15, 2019 / 07:24 pm (CNA).- As a large fire continues to burn in southern California, the Archdiocese of Los Angeles has expanded one of its support funds for the victims of fi ...

Film to portray Catholic woman who saved Jewish children in WWII  - Tue, 15 Oct 2019 18:47:00 -0600 - os Angeles, Calif., Oct 15, 2019 / 06:47 pm (CNA).- The true story of Irena Sendler, a Polish Catholic woman who helped smuggle thousands of Jewish children out of the Jewish ghetto in Warsaw during W ...

'Transgender mandate' struck down by federal court - Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:00:00 -0600 - allas, Texas, Oct 15, 2019 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- A federal judge struck down the so-called “transgender mandate” on Tuesday, vacating an Obama-era requirement that doctors perform gender-tran ...

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