4/18/14 2:59 PM
New York City, N.Y., Apr 18, 2014 / 01:59 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York blessed 30 expectant mothers and their unborn children in an April 6 Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, offering a message of hope a...
4/18/14 12:17 PM
Vatican City, Apr 18, 2014 / 11:17 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- In his homily for Good Friday’s Passion liturgy, papal preacher Raniero Cantalamessa decried the poisonous actions of those who exploit others for financial gain, urging all t...
4/18/14 3:03 AM
Las Vegas, Nev., Apr 18, 2014 / 02:03 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Several hundred delegates of the Nevada Republican Party approved a party platform Saturday that lacks a pro-life plank and drops support for the definition of marriage as a unio...
4/17/14 5:35 PM
Denver, Colo., Apr 17, 2014 / 04:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila of Denver has voiced his gratitude to all those who spoke out against proposed Colorado legislation that could have put an end to life-affirming laws in...
4/17/14 4:06 PM
Havana, Cuba, Apr 17, 2014 / 03:06 pm (CNA
).- After granting temporary permission for Cubans to celebrate Good Friday in 2012 and 2013, the Cuban government has decided grant a request made by Pope Benedict during his visit to the countr...
4/17/14 1:49 PM
Vatican City, Apr 17, 2014 / 12:49 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- During his homily for Holy Thursday’s Mass at a center for disabled persons, Pope Francis reflected on how Jesus washed the feet of his disciples, calling it an act of loving ...
4/17/14 5:54 AM
Vatican City, Apr 17, 2014 / 04:54 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- In his homily given during the Chrism Mass on Holy Thursday, Pope Francis spoke on the joy of the priestly vocation, saying a cleric “is useless” unless his happiness is...
4/17/14 1:02 AM
Vatican City, Apr 17, 2014 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- John XXIII and John Paul II, who will be canonized April 27, are “bound together” by their love for addressing the world in conversation, a cardinal who worked with them...
4/16/14 10:42 PM
Denver, Colo., Apr 16, 2014 / 09:42 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Amid growing protests led in large part by the Catholic Church, the Colorado Senate on April 16 killed a controversial bill that could have banned all pro-life laws in the state.
4/16/14 6:09 PM
Denver, Colo., Apr 16, 2014 / 05:09 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Blessed John Paul II’s life and teachings on family and marriage are still bearing fruit, say members of one Colorado parish that has launched a family-friendly initiative in...
4/16/14 5:07 PM
Manchester, United Kingdom, Apr 16, 2014 / 04:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Bishop Mark Davies of Shrewsbury, England, has announced plans for a house of discernment for potential priests, emphasizing the need for “a renewed love for the...
4/16/14 1:35 PM
Vatican City, Apr 16, 2014 / 12:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Pope Francis is contributing to the fight against human trafficking by making the matter a frequent point of public discourse, says a U.S. ambassador who specializes in the subject....
4/16/14 1:32 PM
Denver, Colo., Apr 16, 2014 / 12:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- The Archbishop of Denver on April 15 rallied opposition to a Colorado bill he says is “both extreme and dangerously ambiguous” in its ban on all abortion regulations an...
4/16/14 11:25 AM
Vatican City, Apr 16, 2014 / 10:25 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Leading up to the canonizations of Bl. John Paul II and John XXIII, the Pontifical Council for the Laity will publish a new webpage highlighting the emphasis both pontiffs placed on...
4/16/14 6:00 AM
Vatican City, Apr 16, 2014 / 05:00 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- In his general audience address Pope Francis spoke on the meaning of suffering and evil, explaining that it is a mystery which finds its answer in the passion and death of Jesus, wh...