Washington D.C., Aug 24, 2016 / 07:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A federal judge in Texas has temporarily blocked the Obama
administration guidance that would require schools to comply with
transgender bathroom policies or lose federal funding.
Marquette, Mich., Aug 24, 2016 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Diocese of Marquette in Michigan says it is already experiencing
success in their process of adopting a Catholic liberal arts curriculum
for all its schools, rather than using Common Core State Standards.
Washington D.C., Aug 24, 2016 / 01:13 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Welfare reform was one of the biggest United States legislative events of the 1990s, but after 20 years what is its legacy from the standpoint of Catholic social teaching?
Albuquerque, N.M., Aug 23, 2016 / 07:34 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Catholic bishops of New Mexico are speaking up against a proposal to
reintroduce capital punishment in the state, saying that respect for
human life must be consistent.
San Fernando, Calif., Aug 23, 2016 / 04:41 pm (EWTN News/CNA).-
A fragment from what is believed to be the True Cross of Christ, stolen from its home beneath a picture. It's a story one would associate with medieval legends or a Dan Brown novel.
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.”