Posted on 06/20/2018 13:30 PM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Jun 20, 2018 / 08:30 am (EWTN News/CNA
The Archdiocese of New York announced Wednesday that an investigation they conducted into allegations of sexual abuse against Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who oversaw multiple major U.S. dioceses, has found the accusations to be "credible and substantiated."
Posted on 06/20/2018 12:04 PM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Jun 20, 2018 / 07:04 am (EWTN News/CNA
In a new interview with Reuters, Pope Francis backed the U.S. bishops' opposition to the separation of migrant children from their parents at the Mexican border, calling the move "immoral" and "contrary to Catholic values."
Posted on 06/20/2018 10:08 AM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Jun 20, 2018 / 05:08 am (EWTN News/CNA
On Wednesday Pope Francis said the ten commandments are not heartless rules imposed on mankind by an oppressive God, but are rather words given by a father to his children in order to protect them from harm.
Posted on 06/19/2018 13:00 PM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Philadelphia, Pa., Jun 19, 2018 / 08:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA
Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput turned over his weekly Catholic Philly column to a University of Notre Dame student, who hopes an upcoming Vatican synod will encourage young people to take personal responsibility for the "decisive missions" of vocations and Christian discipleship.
Posted on 06/19/2018 10:39 AM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Jun 19, 2018 / 05:39 pm (EWTN News/CNA
Following the largest volcanic eruption in Guatemala in four decades, Pope Francis has sent $100,000 to assist in the emergency relief efforts being carried out in the central American nation.
Posted on 06/19/2018 10:02 AM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Jun 19, 2018 / 05:02 am (EWTN News/CNA
According to the official working document for the upcoming synod of
bishops on youth, the major questions for young people ahead of the
October discussion surround issues of sexuality and gender, the role of
women and the desire for a Church that knows how to listen.
Posted on 06/17/2018 09:18 AM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Jun 17, 2018 / 04:18 am (EWTN News/CNA
On Sunday Pope Francis compared the action of grace to the growth of
seeds planted in a garden, saying God often works in ways that are both
unknown and surprising, but which always bring fruit, and because of
this it is important to always trust and never lose faith.
Posted on 06/16/2018 14:03 PM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Jun 16, 2018 / 09:03 am (EWTN News/CNA
In a speech to a family association Saturday, Pope Francis again stressed that God's vision of the family is between a man and a woman, and compared the abortion of children who are sick or disabled to a Nazi mentality.
Posted on 06/15/2018 13:09 PM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Jun 15, 2018 / 08:09 am (EWTN News/CNA
In his daily homily Friday, Pope Francis issued a scathing critique of the ways in which women are often exploited and mistreated - whether it be through a revealing television ad, or when getting a job is contingent on sexual favors.
Posted on 06/15/2018 06:46 AM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Jun 15, 2018 / 01:46 am (EWTN News/CNA
In a message to a gathering of Mexican politicians and diplomats from the Holy See, Pope Francis said the fundamental rights and dignity of migrants must be protected, and "particular concern must be shown for migrant children and their families."