Last Updated: Aug 21, 2018

Welcoming pope’s letter on abuse, head of US bishops pledges action

Washington D.C., Aug 20, 2018 / 06:03 pm (EWTN News/CNA).-

Pope likely to meet with abuse victims in Dublin

Vatican City, Aug 21, 2018 / 09:21 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis is likely to meet with victims of clerical sexual abuse later this week, a papal spokesman announced on Tuesday. The proposed meeting would take place as part of the Holy Father’s two-day trip to Ireland for the World Meeting of Families.

Nicaragua's political tensions need our prayers, US archbishop says

Managua, Nicaragua, Aug 21, 2018 / 01:46 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Americans need to pray for peace in Nicaragua as the country faces continuing political tensions, violence and attacks on churches, said the head of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on International Justice and Peace.

Authentic Christianity changes culture, US nuncio says

Rimini, Italy, Aug 20, 2018 / 06:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Many have forgotten that authentic Christianity has a positive influence on history and brings about greater human fulfillment, Archbishop Christophe Pierre said Sunday at a cultural event organized by the lay movement Communion and Liberation.