Last Updated: Apr 29, 2017

In Trump's first 100 days, Catholics find a mixed bag

Washington D.C., Apr 29, 2017 / 06:27 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholic leaders have found cause for both praise and concern after the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency.

Order of Malta elects new Grand Master amid ongoing reform

Vatican City, Apr 29, 2017 / 10:38 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Order of Malta elected Fra Giacomo Dalla Torre as their new Grand Master as the latest move in the ongoing reform their leadership, which the bulk of his one-year mandate will focus on.

Pope tells Egypt religious to never fear or flee from the cross

Cairo, Egypt, Apr 29, 2017 / 08:45 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis told Egypt’s priests and religious to never be discouraged or fear the challenges of their ministry, and warned against seven key temptations he said can keep them from being faithful to the Lord in their daily tasks.

Major pro-life advocate Charmaine Yoest appointed to key HHS role

Washington D.C., Apr 28, 2017 / 04:23 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- On Friday, President Donald Trump announced his intention to appoint prominent pro-life legislative activist Charmaine Yoest as the new assistant secretary for public affairs at the Department of Health and Human Services.