Prayer brings light of hope in dark times, pope says at audience

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Prayer has the power to awaken hope in men and women, even in the face of death and destruction, Pope Francis said.

Race against time for Congress to block D.C.'s assisted suicide law

WASHINGTON (CNA/EWTN News) Congress took its first step toward blocking D.C.’s doctor-prescribed suicide law on Thursday, but the action will need the support of both houses of Congress and the President.

Planned Parenthood conned millions from public health programs, report suggests

WASHINGTON (CNA/EWTN News) — Audits showing Planned Parenthood’s alleged misuse of federal funds are further proof that the organization should be barred from receiving federal money, pro-life advocates say.