National / International News

National / International News

Presence of Hispanics 'a blessing' for Church, says professor

SAN ANTONIO (CNS) -- With the growing population of Hispanics, the Catholic Church is faced with "an immense task," Boston College theology professor Hosffman Ospino told a San Antonio symposium.


What a proposed bill on religious liberty would and would not protect

WASHINGTON (CNA/EWTN News) -- With same-sex marriage now legal throughout the United States, some members of Congress are trying to protect the religious rights of those who disagree with marriage's new definition – but their efforts may be limited.


Video of Planned Parenthood doctor prompts calls for investigation

SAN FRANCISCO (CNS) -- A video released July 14 appears to show a top Planned Parenthood official discussing the sale of parts of aborted babies for research, including discussing ways the abortion procedure can be altered to preserve specifically requested body parts.