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Washington D.C., Sep 22, 2017 / 12:08 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Leading U.S. bishops have applauded pro-life provisions in the newest GOP health care proposal, but said that substantial changes are needed in other areas to make the bill morally acceptable.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 5:08 pm
New York City, N.Y., Sep 22, 2017 / 09:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Nuclear weapons are a force for instability and any claims they promote peace are chasing illusions, the Holy See's Secretary for Relations with States told leading diplomats seeking a nuclear test ban treaty.

Posted: September 22, 2017, 2:02 pm
New York City, N.Y., Sep 22, 2017 / 05:57 pm (EWTN News/CNA).-
Posted: September 22, 2017, 10:57 am
New York City, N.Y., Sep 22, 2017 / 01:47 am (EWTN News/CNA).- At a United Nations gathering in New York City, a Holy See official stressed the need for a multi-pronged approach in fighting human trafficking and aiding victims.
Posted: September 22, 2017, 6:47 am
Philadelphia, Pa., Sep 21, 2017 / 09:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Some of the verbal attacks on Father James Martin, S.J. have been "inexcusably ugly," Archbishop Charles J. Chaput has said in response to reactions to the controversial priest.
Posted: September 21, 2017, 2:02 pm
Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 11:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A Senate committee on Tuesday voted to advance a bill that seeks to ensure U.S. aid reaches Christian genocide victims in Iraq.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 4:02 pm
Lincoln, Neb., Sep 20, 2017 / 05:50 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An Oklahoma priest martyred in Guatemala will be beatified on Saturday, and his life has much to teach us, Bishop James Conley of Lincoln has said.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 10:50 am
Oklahoma City, Okla., Sep 20, 2017 / 04:23 am (EWTN News/CNA).- When Fr. Stanley Rother, a missionary priest from Okarche, Oklahoma, was killed by rebels in Guatemala, his body was transferred back to the United States to be buried by his family.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 9:23 am
Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 01:03 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A research paper that depicts the growth of Catholic health care as a threat to reproductive health ignores the attraction of Catholic hospitals and downplays the ethical concerns about procedures like abortion and sterilization, one commentator has said.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 6:03 am
Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 01:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Sistine Chapel Choir will perform the U.S. for the first time in three decades, and will sing compositions that one expert says are an important heritage of the American Church.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 6:00 am
St. Louis, Mo., Sep 19, 2017 / 05:55 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Archbishop of St. Louis led an interfaith group of religious leaders in prayer for peace and justice on Tuesday, after protests over the weekend turned violent.
Posted: September 19, 2017, 10:55 am
Menlo Park, Calif., Sep 19, 2017 / 04:53 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- People need to learn how to argue better on the internet, especially about religion, Catholic media personality and Los Angeles Auxiliary Bishop Robert Barron said in remarks at Facebook's Menlo Park, Calif. headquarters.
Posted: September 19, 2017, 9:53 am
Denver, Colo., Sep 19, 2017 / 04:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The intersection of art, medicine, and faith in the Catholic tradition has a lot to teach today, especially if you're a doctor.
Posted: September 19, 2017, 9:04 am
Washington D.C., Sep 18, 2017 / 05:29 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Archbishop of St. Louis called for prayer and peace after a judge acquitted a former St. Louis police officer in the shooting of a man in 2011.
Posted: September 18, 2017, 10:29 am
Washington D.C., Sep 17, 2017 / 05:07 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Trump administration is reportedly planning to further reduce the number of refugees the U.S. will accept in the coming fiscal year, drawing concern from the U.S. bishops and others.
Posted: September 17, 2017, 10:07 am