Last Updated: Nov 22, 2017

Pope Francis: At Mass we participate in Calvary

Vatican City, Nov 22, 2017 / 05:40 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Wednesday Pope Francis said that when we attend Mass, it is as if we are approaching Jesus on the Cross at Calvary, and that at every Eucharist we not only experience Christ’s redemption, but we participate in it.

Catholics encounter the homeless on the streets of Hollywood

Los Angeles, Calif., Nov 22, 2017 / 04:21 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A Eucharistic procession is not the first thing people expect to see on the streets of Hollywood, California.

Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians to be observed this Sunday

Washington D.C., Nov 22, 2017 / 03:15 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has announced Sunday, Nov. 26 as a Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians.

Pope: Ideological colonization is 'blasphemy' that leads to persecution

Vatican City, Nov 22, 2017 / 01:22 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- On Tuesday, Pope Francis blasted what he has often referred to as “ideological colonization,” which he said is a sin against God that leads to persecution.