3/11/14 5:04 AM
Vatican City, Mar 11, 2014 / 04:04 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- On March 8, dozens packed into the Vatican's tiny San Carlo Cinema for what was hailed as a “unique storytelling event” on the dramatic narratives of women who give ...
3/11/14 3:05 AM
Colombo, Sri Lanka, Mar 11, 2014 / 02:05 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- The 80th annual “Battle of the Saints”, a cricket match between rival schools in Sri Lanka’s Colombo archdiocese, ended in a draw this weekend.
3/11/14 1:01 AM
Vatican City, Mar 11, 2014 / 12:01 am (CNA/EWTN News
).- Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone has shared some of his memories of the meetings held in preparation for the 2013 conclave, recounting that Cardinal Bergoglio’s interventions emphasi...
3/10/14 6:03 PM
Washington D.C., Mar 10, 2014 / 05:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- Although recent polls on Catholics supporting same-sex “marriage” are viewed as less disheartening than they appear, the results sparked a call for education on the b...
3/10/14 4:40 PM
Damascus, Syria, Mar 10, 2014 / 03:40 pm (CNA/EWTN News
).- A group of Greek Orthodox nuns in Syria, as well as women from their convent’s orphanage, were returned safely Sunday, following their kidnapping by the rebel al-Nusra Fron...
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.