When storms come, have faith in Jesus, Pope tells Catholics in Peru

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Huanchaco, Peru, Jan 20, 2018 / 07:55 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a homily Saturday, Pope Francis spoke about the natural disasters Peru experienced over the last year, praising the way in which Peruvians joined together to help one another during these difficult moments. “I know that, in the time of darkness, when you felt the […]

Warm weather greets marchers at the 45th annual March for Life

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Washington D.C., Jan 19, 2018 / 04:54 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- They came from across the country and the globe to Washington, DC. for one purpose: to stand in solidarity with unborn children. With a quite a few groups donned in matching hats and scarves – quickly rendered unnecessary due to the unseasonably warm January day […]

Pope Francis warns Peruvian leaders against ‘virus’ of corruption

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Lima, Peru, Jan 19, 2018 / 03:33 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Speaking to Peruvian authorities Friday, Pope Francis issued a stern warning against corruption, which he said has done significant harm, and snuffs out the hope offered by the country’s rich cultural and natural diversity. “Peru is a land of hope that invites and challenges its […]

Commentary: Aziz Ansari’s hookup was a game of Russian roulette

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New York City, N.Y., Jan 19, 2018 / 03:00 pm (CNA).- There are better models of fraternal correction than telling the story of the horrible night you spent with comedian Aziz Ansari to a reporter from a casually crude website. But that was where “Grace” (a pseudonym) went to express what she didn’t have a […]

Pro-life strength lies in love, speakers tell March for Life

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Washington D.C., Jan 19, 2018 / 02:10 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The pro-life movement’s most powerful tool lies in its ability to love, speakers said Friday at the March for Life in Washington, D.C. This year’s annual March, the theme of which was ‘Love Saves Lives’, was an historic event for numerous reasons – it marked […]

Meet the priest who serves an unlikely community in Peru’s Amazon

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Puerto Maldonado, Peru, Jan 19, 2018 / 02:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Fr. Pablo Zabala is a 70-year old Spanish priest, who serves in a remote part of the world: the Peruvian Amazon. Most of the people who fill his church pews are gold miners and sex workers in Boca Colorado – an area that some […]

House passes protections for abortion survivors

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Washington D.C., Jan 19, 2018 / 01:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As the annual March for Life began just blocks away from the U.S. Capitol on Friday, the House of Representatives passed a bill requiring medical care for babies surviving botched abortions. The Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protections Act requires physicians and abortion clinics to provide proper […]

March for Life hears praise from President Trump

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Washington D.C., Jan 19, 2018 / 12:11 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- President Donald Trump praised the pro-life movement’s support for pregnant women and touted his administration’s pro-life policy achievements in his remarks to the March for Life Friday. “You come from many backgrounds, many places, but you all come for one beautiful cause: to build a […]

‘My mother was told to abort me’, priest says to March for Life youth

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Washington D.C., Jan 19, 2018 / 11:56 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Father Martino Choi told some 18,000 teens and adults about his mother’s decision in favor of life at a Youth Rally and Mass for Life held in Washington, D.C., on Friday morning. “I know a woman who went in for her ultrasound, and was told […]

The world needs you, Francis tells young people at children’s home

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Puerto Maldonado, Peru, Jan 19, 2018 / 11:35 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Speaking to kids at a home for orphaned and abandoned children on Friday, Pope Francis said they have much to offer the world by being themselves and sharing their experiences. “The world needs you, young men and women… and it needs you as you […]