Washington D.C., Oct 1, 2016 / 05:25 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Churches concerned about Internal Revenue Service intervention if they
engage in political speech should take a look at a proposed federal bill
that promises fewer restrictions, the bill's backers say.
Lincoln, Neb., Sep 30, 2016 / 04:33 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholics who can't in good conscience vote for either major presidential candidate are well within their rights to pick a third option, says Bishop James Conley of Lincoln, Nebraska.
Washington D.C., Sep 30, 2016 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As the Hyde Amendment turns 40 years old this week, a new report claims
that it may have saved two million lives from abortion since it went
Washington D.C., Sep 30, 2016 / 01:28 am (EWTN News/CNA).- More Americans are siding against the religious freedom of employers
when it may conflict with a "nondiscrimination" policy like access to
birth control coverage, new Pew Research numbers show.
Washington D.C., Sep 29, 2016 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Expansion and further welcoming outreach are the plans for the next head
of Courage International, a Catholic apostolate for people with
Vatican City, Jun 10, 2016 / 02:13 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Physician-assisted suicide is part of a “throwaway culture” that offers a “false compassion” and treats a human person as a problem, Pope Francis told medical leaders on Thursday.
Although sin separates us from God, Pope Francis stressed on the feast of Pentecost that we haven’t been left as orphans, but that thanks to Jesus Christ and the gift of the Holy Spirit, we can reconcile with the Lord and continue to live as his children.
A statue of the Virgin Mary in Fresno, Calif. appears to be weeping miraculous tears, according to witnesses.
The family that owns the statue says the tears have been coming and going for about the past year and a half.
If you have been following the news this past summer, Planned Parenthood Federation of America has found themselves in a very big scandal. They are facing congressional hearings and the prospect of losing their $528.4 million annual government funding due to the accusations that they are violating federal law by selling aborted babys body parts for profit.
On Saturday Pope Francis told participants in course on the streamlined annulment process that the main goal of the new norms is pastoral, and seeks to reach out to families suffering from a broken marriage
“Grandparents are a treasure,” Pope Francis said in a homily during Mass last Nov. 19. In the same homily, the Holy Father noted, “The elderly pass on history, doctrine, faith, and they leave them to us as an inheritance.”