Last Updated: Nov 24, 2017

Pope on migration: Peace isn't possible unless we go beyond polemics

Vatican City, Nov 24, 2017 / 06:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- When it comes to migration, Pope Francis said the world, particularly Christians, must approach the issue with a “contemplative gaze” that goes beyond polemics and is guided by justice and solidarity, helping to build peace at both the global and local level.

Pope: For Christians, work is more than an occupation, it's a mission

Vatican City, Nov 24, 2017 / 01:46 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In a letter for the conclusion of a conference on labor on Friday, Pope Francis said work is about more than just doing something for money, but about cooperating with Christ’s work of redemption in how we care for others and the earth.

Egypt mosque attack kills more than 230 (Updated)

Ismailia, Egypt, Nov 24, 2017 / 01:25 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Terrorists attacked a mosque on Egypt's Sinai peninsula during Friday prayers, killing 235 people. The incident was condemned by Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, president of the US bishops' conference.

Vatican official calls Trump's Haiti move 'a sad decision'

Vatican City, Nov 24, 2017 / 11:26 am (EWTN News/CNA).- One of the Vatican's top diplomatic voices has criticized U.S. President Donald Trump's recent decision to end the Temporary Protected Status of thousands of Haitians taking refuge in the U.S., saying the country isn't yet ready for the influx after a slew of natural disasters devastated the island nation.