Pope to diplomats: Break bad habits of war, injustice

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — At the start of a new year, Pope Francis laid out a laundry list of suggested resolutions for religious and political leaders for making a joint commitment toward building peace.


How will U.S. policy affect Middle East's Christians in 2017?

WASHINGTON (CNS) — A wide variety of issues, both domestic and foreign, have been raised during the presidential transition. One that hasn't received much notice is the situation of the beleaguered Christian community in the Middle East.


What Christians are finding as they return to the Nineveh Plain

MOSUL, Iraq (CNA/EWTN News) — As villages on Iraq’s Nineveh Plain are liberated from Islamic State forces, the Christians who lived there have returned, only to find destruction and betrayal.