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Trump Admin: “There is No Constitutional Right to Abortion” for Illegal Immigrants

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) sued the Trump administration on Friday on behalf of an immigrant minor, named only as Jane Doe, who came …

Rights & Freedoms

Pope sends video-message to pilgrims in Fatima for end of Centenary celebrations

(Vatican Radio) <b>Pope Francis</b> sent a <b>video-message</b> to pilgrims gathered in Fatima to mark the closing of the <b>Centenary</b> of the <b>Fatima Apparitions</b>.<p>“<i>Never be</i> …

Christianity

Pope at canonization Mass: God never stops inviting us to the heavenly banquet

Vatican City, Oct 15, 2017 / 05:14 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday, Pope Francis canonized 35 new saints in the Catholic Church, saying that no matter …

Christianity

Good Riddance to the Obamacare Birth Control Mandate

<b>President Trump’s welcome October 6 decision</b> to roll back the Obama Administration’s trampling of conscience rights, which required employers to pay …

Rights & Freedoms

The Catechism Turns 25

By Matthew Bunson | More than twelve years since the end of the pontificate of St. John Paul II, the Church continues to assess and meditate on one …

Christianity

HHS to define human life as ‘beginning at conception’

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released a draft of its new strategic plan for 2018-2022, and with the addition of a few small …

Health Care

Shocking! 84% of Catholics Reject that Satan is a Person and Hell Exists

The Church is Ready to Capsize!By Fr. Daniel Doctor,The Roman Catholic Church, that is the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church is the Bride of …

Faith

US bishops laud attorney general's new religious freedom protections

Washington D.C., Oct 13, 2017 / 01:46 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Following an announcement by the U.S. Attorney General detailing 20 principles of …

U.S. Attorney General

Pope Francis has given the Catholic Church 35 new saints

Thirty of them suffered anti-Catholic persecution in 1645.<p>Pope Francis, who often laments current persecutions of Christians, has given the Catholic …

Christianity

Friends Remember Jesuit Father Walter Ciszek

The holy witness of the Servant of God American Jesuit priest who was imprisoned for 15 years in solitary confinement and labor camps in the former …

Christianity

Apple Removes Pro-Life Groups App From the App Store After Abortion Activists Complain

After the social media giant Twitter came under fire for censoring a pro-life ad, another huge media icon is facing criticism.This time, a pro-life …

Rights & Freedoms

Pope Francis is Wrong About the Death Penalty. Here's Why.

When the first version of this column was originally published in March, 2015, it was occasioned by comments made by Pope Francis to the effect that …

Christianity

Decrees of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints

On 9 October 2017, the Holy Father Francis received in audience H.E. Cardinal Angelo Amato, S.D.B., prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of …

Christianity

Nine candidates move closer to beatification : News Headlines

Catholic World News<p>October 10, 2017<p><b>CWN Editor's Note</b>: On October 9 the Congregation for the Causes of Saints approved a decree confirming the …

Italy

Priest who secretly ministered under Soviet rule moves closer to sainthood

Vatican City, Oct 10, 2017 / 04:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- On Monday Pope Francis advanced eight causes for sainthood, including a Capuchin priest who …

Christianity

Pope: Christians are never bored – they persevere with love

Vatican City, Oct 11, 2017 / 06:19 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Wednesday Pope Francis said Christians are never bored or hopeless, but know how to wait …

Christianity

Dr. Thérèse, Heal us and pray for us!

<b></b> <br>Thérèse Martin was born on January 2, 1873, in France. After their mother died, her two older sisters, Pauline and Marie, entered the Carmelite …

John Paul II

Colerain HS seniors ask special needs students to homecoming dance

Colerain High School seniors make homecoming night to remember

Education

Moved by priest's martyrdom, French businessman returns to the faith

Paris, France, Oct 10, 2017 / 06:07 am (ACI Prensa).- Patrick Canac was baptized, but like so many others, drifted away from the Church over time.<p>In …

Catholicism

What was Sr. Lucia's advice after Fatima visions? Pray. Everyday.

Fatima, Portugal, Oct 6, 2017 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The niece of Fatima visionary Sr. Lucia dos Santos said her aunt was a normal person like …

Catholicism

Why we need the St Michael prayer more than ever

Pope Leo XIII warned of a century of diabolic dominance<p>One expects that after having restored Friday abstinence and holy days of obligation, the …

Christianity

In a grandmother’s dress, the hidden story of a Ukrainian priest’s martyrdom

Denver, Colo., Sep 28, 2017 / 06:26 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Dr. George Isajiw, the grandson of a slain Ukrainian priest, always knew that his …

Catholicism

For the first time in 30 years, Sistine Choir to perform in US

Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 12:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Sistine Chapel Choir will perform in the U.S. for the first time in three decades, and …

Catholicism

What's the secret to 70 years of religious life? The Virgin Mary, this nun says

Mexico City, Mexico, Sep 21, 2017 / 06:28 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Sister Crucita has been a member of the Josephine Sisters in Mexico for 70 years. At …

Catholicism

Faithful martyr and missionary Father Stanley Rother beatified in Oklahoma

Oklahoma City, Okla., Sep 23, 2017 / 02:16 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Father Stanley Rother, an Oklahoma priest martyred in Guatemala, was beatified …

Christianity

My cousin the martyr: meet Blessed Stanley Rother's large family

Oklahoma City, Okla., Sep 23, 2017 / 04:58 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- They came from Illinois and they came from Wisconsin. They came from Colorado, …

Catholicism

The Eucharistic miracle of Sokolka: The host is tissue from heart of a dying man

Laboratory analyses confirm that the structure of the cardiac muscle fibers and the structure of the bread are intertwined in a way impossible to …

Scientific Research

10 Common words of Catholic origin

Most people don't realize that that when they're ordering coffee or wearing pants, they're touching Catholic history.<p><b>“The roots of language are</b> …

Language

A cool infographic to celebrate the feast day of an amazing saint! https://t.co/jRSLUncehr