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11/2/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news.

10/30/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news.

  • Pope Francis says 15th Synod of Bishops did more than produce a final document
  • USCCB President asks all U.S. bishops to fast and pray for 7 days before the Fall General Assembly in Baltimore
  • Bishops will vote on a series of concrete measures to respond to clergy abuse
  • Six Bishops from five continents call for immediate action against climate change
  • Joint statement calls for response to violence, injustice, and deteriorating economic conditions in Central America
10/26/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news.

10/23/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news.

  • Cardinal Daniel DiNardo talks about U.S. bishops' November general meeting agenda 
  • Synod of Bishops update
  • Caritas Internationalis "Share the Journey" campaign 
  • Nativity exhibition moving to the Vatican 

 

 

10/19/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on today's Catholic news.

  • Pope Francis invited to North Korea via the president of South Korea
  • 2019 March for Life theme announced
  • Roman film festival inspired by St. Vincent de Paul
  • Synod on young people
10/16/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news.

  • Pope Francis canonizes seven new saints including Pope Paul VI and Archbishop Oscar Romero 
  • Prayers for victims of Hurricane Michael
  • Pope Francis meets with President of Poland
  • Founder of L'Arche communities Jean Vanier wins Adyan Spiritual Solidarity Award
10/12/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news.

  • Pope Francis reflected on the Fifth Commandment during his Wednesday audience
  • Chaldean Archbishop Habib Nafali says the Church in Iraq will disappear if persecution continues
  • Vatican confirms South Korean President will meet the pope October 18 at the Vatican
  • The Women's Care Center 2019 Evangelium Vitae Medal bestowed by the university's Center for Ethics and Culture
10/9/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for October 9, 2018

  • Pontifical Gregorian University's Center for Child Protection to create master's degree program in safeguarding against abuse
  • Pilgrims gathered at Vatican as Climate Pilgrimage begins
  • Supreme Court in Pakistan reaches verdict on Asia Bibi, first Catholic woman to be condemned to death for blasphemy
  • Cardinal Marc Ouellet denies Cardinal Theodore McCarrick sanctions 
10/6/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news.

10/2/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for October 2, 2018

  • Vatican Synod of Bishops on youth and vocations
  • Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore announces five-person investigative team looking into allegations against Bishop Michael Bransfield
  • LifeSiteNews releases Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano's letter to Canadian Cardinal Marc Ouellet regarding then-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick
  • National Vocation Awareness Week
09/28/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for September 28, 2018

  • Pope Francis pays homage to Jewish Holocaust victims in Lithuania
  • Cardinal Timothy Dolan praises the termination of an FDA contract with a company who provides aborted baby parts for research
  • Pontifical Academy for Life has spent over a year developing a report on palliative care advocacy
  • Three convents in Congo have been attacked as the persecution of Catholics in the country continues
09/25/2018

Kevin Nelson reports on Catholic news for September 25, 2018

  • Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, president of the USCCB, talks about sex-abuse scandal
  • Vatican announces provisional agreement on the appointment of bishops in China
  • Vatican announces winners of the 2018 Ratzinger Prize
  • Cardinal Joseph Tobin of Newark announces he will not attend Synod on Young People, Faith, and Vocational Discernment

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  • Bishop Oscar Cantu, the chairman of the U.S. Bishops’ Committee on International Justice and Peace, called for diplomacy and political engagement to resolve the differences between the U.S. and North Korea and avoid military conflict.
  • Catholic Relief Services has just released a film focusing on the need to do away with orphanages around the world.
  • At the end of July, Gov. Eric Greitens of Missouri signed Senate Bill 5, which some say could be the strongest pro-life legislation passed in many years.
  • In honor of the 75th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and the Holy See, a unique theater show was brought to the Vatican.
  • Father David Hammond, a Navy chaplain who holds the rank of lieutenant, offered a Mass and prayers Aug. 6 for victims, survivors, and families of a Marine aircraft crash off the coast of Australia that killed three.

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