National / International News

National / International News

Court rules same-sex marriage legal nationwide

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- In a landmark ruling, a divided Supreme Court June 26 said same-sex marriage is constitutional nationwide.


Top U.S. bishops unwavering in support of traditional marriage ahead of Synod

ST.LOUIS (CNA/EWTN News)-- In their spring general assembly held June 10-12, just four months before the Synod on the Family in Rome, top U.S. bishops took a united stand in support of marriage and family life as the Church has always understood it.

Married couples to Catholic Church: Give us clear, positive teaching on marriage

ST. LOUIS (CNA/EWTN News) -- Alice Heinzen was with her dad and siblings on a ski trip when she froze on top of what looked like a treacherous mountain path. Her dad was waiting at the bottom, and so were her other siblings – who had all fallen down along the way.