Last Updated: May 27, 2017

In Genoa, Pope challenges workers, religious and youth

Vatican City, May 27, 2017 / 07:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Saturday Pope Francis paid a visit to the Italian diocese of Genoa, where he had lengthy Q&A sessions with youth, the city’s working class, and their bishops, priests and religious, challenging them and offering antidotes to modern problems.  

US bishop says Trump budget at odds with Catholic, American ideals

Louisville, Ky., May 26, 2017 / 06:22 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The former head of the US bishops decried President Trump's budget plan, claiming its cuts to social services conflict with both the Catholic faith and American principles.

Francis calls Don Orione Sisters to be 'missionaries without borders'

Vatican City, May 26, 2017 / 12:37 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Addressing the Little Missionary Sisters of Charity on Friday, Pope Francis spoke to them about their charism for evangelization, especially to the poor, encouraging them to be joyful in their mission.

What can we learn from the newest priests? Encourage vocations

Washington D.C., May 26, 2017 / 07:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Members of the newest priestly ordination class in the United States were closely connected to the Church growing up through their Catholic school or parish, according to a new survey of the 2017 ordinands.