Posted on 04/19/2018 15:42 PM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Apr 19, 2018 / 10:42 am (EWTN News/CNA
).- Speaking to members of Benedictine communities in Rome Thursday, Pope Francis said the religious order provides a space for quiet and prayer in an otherwise rushed world, helping people to put God at the center of their lives.
Posted on 04/18/2018 16:58 PM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Apr 18, 2018 / 11:58 am (EWTN News/CNA
).- The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has reportedly rejected a plan approved by the German bishops' conference to publish guidelines permitting non-Catholic spouses of Catholics to receive the Eucharist in some limited circumstances.
Posted on 04/18/2018 11:20 AM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Apr 18, 2018 / 06:20 am (EWTN News/CNA
A private meeting took place early Wednesday morning between Pope Francis and Tom Evans, the father of two-year-old Alfie Evans, who is currently at the center of a legal battle to keep him alive.
Posted on 04/18/2018 09:50 AM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Apr 18, 2018 / 04:50 am (EWTN News/CNA
On Wednesday Pope Francis said that to make the sign of the cross is to mark ourselves as Christians, and that it is something we should do often to remind ourselves that we belong to God.
Posted on 04/16/2018 17:01 PM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Apr 16, 2018 / 12:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA
Pope Francis has approved the advancement of the causes of eight Servants of God, all priests and religious, including Fr. Varghese Payyappilly of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church, based in Kerala, India.
Posted on 04/16/2018 09:52 AM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Apr 16, 2018 / 04:52 pm (EWTN News/CNA
).- An annual exorcism course offered to priests in Rome aims to open the
dialogue on what degree of demonic influence may exist in pornography
Posted on 04/15/2018 10:55 AM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Apr 15, 2018 / 05:55 am (EWTN News/CNA
On Sunday Pope Francis issued a moving prayer for all those whose bodies have been hurt or exploited, including those who have suffered abuse and those who are sick, pointing to the high-profile cases of Alfie Evans and Vincent Lambert.
Posted on 04/15/2018 07:59 AM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Rome, Italy, Apr 15, 2018 / 02:59 pm (EWTN News/CNA
).- On Sunday Pope Francis visited a Roman parish, telling Mass-goers to
allow themselves to be moved by the immense joy of the resurrection,
which overcomes sin and renews believers, allowing them to have a
Posted on 04/13/2018 17:00 PM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Santiago, Chile, Apr 13, 2018 / 12:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA
).- A renewal plan for the Church in Chile will be submitted to Pope Francis
by Chilean bishops when they gather next month at the Vatican, the
president of the Chilean bishops' conference said.
Posted on 04/12/2018 14:21 PM (EWTN News - Vatican News)
Vatican City, Apr 12, 2018 / 09:21 am (EWTN News/CNA
).- In the preface to a book on his economic thought, Pope Francis has
written that the Gospel is not an unattainable ideal, but something that
the whole Church should seek, especially where there is economic