6/18/13 2:04 AM
Washington D.C., Jun 18, 2013 / 12:04 am (CNA
).- A dismissed request that the International Criminal Court investigate U.S. clergy sex abuse as a crime against humanity misunderstands the nature of the Catholic Church, the Vatican’...
6/17/13 7:10 PM
Washington D.C., Jun 17, 2013 / 05:10 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- The U.S. bishops’ point man on pro-life issues is calling on federal legislators to support a bill that would ban late-term abortions after unborn children are able to feel...
6/17/13 6:03 PM
Quebec City, Canada, Jun 17, 2013 / 04:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- A Quebec bill to allow lethal drug prescriptions for patients in pain would give doctors “the power to kill” and further lessen the value society places on the il...
6/17/13 2:23 PM
Washington D.C., Jun 17, 2013 / 12:23 pm (CNA
).- A new website launched by the U.S. bishops’ communication department and the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America is striving to provide internet safety advice for families.
6/17/13 1:00 PM
Vatican City, Jun 17, 2013 / 11:00 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Jesus makes it possible for Christians to “turn the other cheek” because they have received “all” from him, making slights, insults and even good things &ldq...
6/17/13 12:30 PM
Rome, Italy, Jun 17, 2013 / 10:30 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- The temporary selection of a prelate for the so-called Vatican Bank shows Pope Francis is waiting for the advice of the cardinals he tapped as advisors before deciding the fate of th...
6/17/13 10:05 AM
Vatican City, Jun 17, 2013 / 08:05 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- In a message to Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron, Pope Francis underscored that the “material and spiritual welfare” of every person must be the impetus behi...
6/16/13 6:17 PM
Glasgow, Scotland, Jun 16, 2013 / 04:17 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Speaking at the launch of a foundation at the University of Glasgow, the prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith stressed the importance of upholding human di...
6/16/13 11:01 AM
Vatican City, Jun 16, 2013 / 09:01 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Harley-Davidson owners flocked to St. Peter’s Square today for a chance to greet Pope Francis, and they came away struck by his friendliness and closeness to the people.
6/16/13 8:25 AM
Vatican City, Jun 16, 2013 / 06:25 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- As he met with thousands of pro-life advocates from around the globe, Pope Francis stressed that the Gospel is the “way to freedom and life,” but lifestyles that are &ld...
6/16/13 8:02 AM
Denver, Colo., Jun 16, 2013 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Saint Romuald, who founded the Camaldolese monastic order during the early eleventh century, has his liturgical memorial on June 19.
Working within the Western Chu...
6/15/13 6:04 PM
Denver, Colo., Jun 15, 2013 / 04:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Noting the sharply increasing costs of weddings, marriage advocates have begun to urge couples to be less extravagant in their nuptial celebrations for the good of their relationsh...
6/15/13 3:27 PM
Vatican City, Jun 15, 2013 / 01:27 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Pope Francis met with the staff of the Jesuit journal La Civilta Cattolica on Friday morning, encouraging them to dialogue with everyone and to avoid the failings of a “self-r...
6/15/13 12:49 PM
Washington D.C., Jun 15, 2013 / 10:49 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- President Barack Obama has nominated Ken Hackett, the former head of Catholic Relief Services, as the next U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See.
Auxiliary Bishop Denis J. ...
6/15/13 11:25 AM
Vatican City, Jun 15, 2013 / 09:25 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Participating in the political process in favor of human life is a part of the New Evangelization, Cardinal Raymond L. Burke said as he kicked-off a pro-life weekend at the Vatican....