5/22/13 6:03 AM
Greenville, S.C., May 22, 2013 / 04:03 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Editor and author Joseph Pearce's new work, “Shakespeare on Love,” sees the Catholic presence in “Romeo and Juliet” and corrects popular interpretati...
5/22/13 5:52 AM
Vatican City, May 22, 2013 / 03:52 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- As he hosted his weekly Wednesday audience in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis made his fourth appeal for prayer for the victims of the tornado that killed 24 people in Oklaho...
5/22/13 4:03 AM
New Orleans, La., May 22, 2013 / 02:03 am (CNA
).- The International Alliance of Catholic Knights has named as its deputy president F. DeKarlos Blackmon, Supreme Knight of the Knights of Peter Claver.
Blackmon, 36, said he wil...
5/22/13 2:05 AM
Washington D.C., May 22, 2013 / 12:05 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- In a move that could have national consequences for prayer in public life, the U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a federal case challenging the constitutionality of opening p...
5/21/13 7:05 PM
Washington D.C., May 21, 2013 / 05:05 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Following a devastating tornado in Oklahoma on May 20, Church leaders and national figures from the offered their prayers and condolences for those affected by the disaster...
5/21/13 5:15 PM
Oklahoma City, Okla., May 21, 2013 / 03:15 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Archbishop Paul S. Coakley of Oklahoma City traveled to Moore today to give his support and concern to those devastated by the tornado that swept through the town yesterday,...
5/21/13 4:03 PM
Newark, N.J., May 21, 2013 / 02:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- After violating the terms of an understanding with local prosecutors, a priest who recently resigned from ministry with the Newark archdiocese was arrested May 20.
5/21/13 3:39 PM
Vatican City, May 21, 2013 / 01:39 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- While acknowledging that power struggles have existed in the Church since it began, Pope Francis said Jesus’ teaching on power leaves no room for them.
5/21/13 2:02 PM
Rome, Italy, May 21, 2013 / 12:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- According to an Argentine priest, Pope Francis when he was Archbishop of Buenos Aires helped save a young mailman from the abyss of drug addiction and became his spiritual father.
5/21/13 10:08 AM
Vatican City, May 21, 2013 / 08:08 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Pope Francis sent special condolences to those parents who lost their children in a tornado that killed around 100 people in Oklahoma.
“I am close to the fami...
5/21/13 6:31 AM
Vatican City, May 21, 2013 / 04:31 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Pope Francis did not perform an exorcism when he prayed over a young disabled man in St. Peter’s Square on Pentecost Sunday, according to the Vatican’s spokesman.
5/21/13 6:05 AM
Portland, Ore., May 21, 2013 / 04:05 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- The recent production of stem cells from cloned human embryos has prompted a researcher to consider the need for scientists to take other disciplines into account before engaging ...
5/21/13 4:04 AM
New York City, N.Y., May 21, 2013 / 02:04 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- The Global Rosary Relay for Priests’ fourth annual event will take place this June 7, providing an opportunity for worldwide prayer to support priests in their ministry...
5/21/13 2:02 AM
Houston, Texas, May 21, 2013 / 12:02 am (CNA
).- A Houston doctor is under investigation on charges that he performed illegal late-term abortions after former employees alleged that several babies were born alive and then killed in grueso...
5/20/13 7:05 PM
Washington D.C., May 20, 2013 / 05:05 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Secretary of State John Kerry released on May 20 the annual International Religious Freedom Report for 2012, which documents violence and persecution towards global religious min...