5/22/13 7:03 PM
Washington D.C., May 22, 2013 / 05:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- In letters to top government officials, the U.S. bishops' conference urged a public discussion on the use of unmanned targeted killings, also known as drones, and their moral...
5/22/13 6:03 PM
Vatican City, May 22, 2013 / 04:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Every human person despite his or her beliefs can do good, and a sharing in good works is the prime place for encounter among those who disagree, Pope Francis said at his Mass today...
5/22/13 2:04 PM
Vatican City, May 22, 2013 / 12:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Pope Francis thanked the Missionaries of Charity for their work and described one of their houses located inside the Vatican “a beautiful reality” and “a school of...
5/22/13 11:59 AM
Vatican City, May 22, 2013 / 09:59 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- The Vatican revealed that its enhanced procedures have enabled it to flag more suspicious transactions in 2012 than it did in 2011.
“I’m not saying that...
5/22/13 8:44 AM
Vatican City, May 22, 2013 / 06:44 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- The Holy Spirit made it possible for everyone to hear the apostles in their own language on Pentecost, uniting people who were divided, Pope Francis said, calling on Christians to w...
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...