3/10/14 1:57 PM
Bangalore, India, Mar 10, 2014 / 12:57 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- “Called to be a Catechist,” a book recently released by the Indian Catechetical Association, discusses the role of the laity in faith education in the country.
3/10/14 12:34 PM
Vatican City, Mar 10, 2014 / 11:34 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Known as the Barberini Gardens, the historic area of Castel Gandalfo has been declared open to the general public by Pope Francis, with tours available for those who are interested....
3/10/14 9:32 AM
Vatican City, Mar 10, 2014 / 08:32 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- In a statement released earlier this morning, Vatican spokesman Fr. Federico Lombardi confirmed Pope Francis’ apostolic trip to the Republic of Korea, which is slated to occur...
3/10/14 6:32 AM
Vatican City, Mar 10, 2014 / 05:32 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- On Sunday afternoon Pope Francis left Rome with members of the Curia to spend their annual Lenten retreat in the hillside town of Ariccia, breaking from the tradition of holding it ...
3/9/14 5:03 PM
Washington D.C., Mar 9, 2014 / 04:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Anticipating the one-year anniversary of the election of Pope Francis as the Bishop of Rome, Catholic leaders nationwide have reflect on his papacy thus far, noting his call for e...
3/9/14 11:23 AM
Vatican City, Mar 9, 2014 / 10:23 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- In a message to participants at a conference on the mission of the laity in Rome, Pope Francis urged the city's Christians to be mindful of those in poverty.
3/9/14 9:05 AM
Juba, South Sudan, Mar 9, 2014 / 08:05 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Fifty years after their expulsion from South Sudan, missionaries reflected on the challenges and unexpected blessings borne out of the dismissal, as well as upon the future of t...
3/9/14 7:22 AM
Vatican City, Mar 9, 2014 / 06:22 am (CNA
).- In his Sunday Angelus message today, Pope Francis stressed the importance of resisting temptations by finding refuge in God’s word.
Reflecting on Sunday’s gospel p...
3/8/14 5:35 PM
Ulan Bator, Mongolia, Mar 8, 2014 / 04:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- A new catechesis program of the Church in Mongolia is promoting holistic formation of the human person as part of the evangelization of the central Asian nation.
3/8/14 10:41 AM
Vatican City, Mar 8, 2014 / 09:41 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Pope Francis on Saturday sent a message to participants in an international symposium on the religious life, encouraging them to live their vows in an authentic manner.
3/8/14 10:24 AM
Vatican City, Mar 8, 2014 / 09:24 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- The Pope has announced the names of eight cardinals and seven lay experts from around the world chosen to serve in the newly-created Vatican Council for the Economy.
3/8/14 9:09 AM
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Mar 8, 2014 / 08:09 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- The Home Ministry of Malaysia has banned the use of the word “Allah” in a children’s comic book, continuing disputes over non-Muslims’ ability to us...
3/7/14 6:02 PM
Vatican City, Mar 7, 2014 / 05:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- In lengthy excerpts of an interview published in an Italian newspaper, Benedict XVI speaks of his time collaborating with John Paul II, highlighting the deceased Pope's sanctity ...
3/7/14 4:13 PM
Washington D.C., Mar 7, 2014 / 03:13 pm (CNA
).- A Catholic bishop and a Baptist pastor urged members of the U.S. Senate to address the “dire situation” facing Christians in the Middle East, proposing a special religious freed...
3/7/14 4:07 PM
Kyiv, Ukraine, Mar 7, 2014 / 03:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Prayer and respect for the dignity of all persons are at the core of the Ukrainian Catholic response to the upheavals in Ukraine, a prelate of the tradition in the U.S. has said.