National / International News

National / International News

Papal envoy opens International Eucharistic Congress by declaring war on poverty

CEBU, Philippines (CNS) -- The 51st International Eucharistic Congress kicked off with Pope Francis' representative, Cardinal Charles Bo of Yangon, Myanmar, declaring war on poverty.

Monster storm can't keep massive crowds from March for Life

WASHINGTON D.C. (CNA/EWTN News) — Despite weather forecasts calling for a monster blizzard bringing several inches of snow, tens of thousands flooded the nation’s capital Friday to support the dignity of life.

Cardinal Dolan: Newborn in manger a positive sign of a culture of life

WASHINGTON (CNS) — A baby in a manger is proof enough for Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York that Americans can express a culture of life. And it wasn't the Christ child. Instead, it was a newborn infant left by his mother in the crib of a manger scene at a parish in the New York City borough of Queens.