National / International News

National / International News

Former Planned Parenthood official tells students about abortion's reality

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Abby Johnson, the former Planned Parenthood employee of the year who has become an outspoken pro-life advocate, told Georgetown University students April 20 that even the most strident abortion provider can have a change of heart.


New nuncio to U.S. says he's ready to listen and learn

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Archbishop Christophe Pierre, the new nuncio to the United States, said he is ready to learn about the Catholic Church in the country and will try his best to be Pope Francis' emissary, particularly in promoting a Church that is close to those who suffer.


Will the U.S. take action to protect the victims of genocide by the Islamic State?

WASHINGTON (CNA/EWTN News) — Now that the U.S. has declared that the Islamic State is waging genocide against religious minorities in Iraq and Syria, what will be done to help the victims move forward?