You are called to be leaven, pope tells consecrated men, women

VATICAN CITY (CNA/EWTN News) — Everyone, but especially consecrated men and women, Pope Francis said Thursday, are called to be leaven in the world, bringing Christ to the people — even when it seems like the work goes unnoticed, or there is another who would do a better job.

Judge Neil Gorsuch nominated to fill Supreme Court vacancy

WASHINGTON (CNS) — President Donald Trump nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the seat on the U.S. Supreme Court that has been empty since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia last February.

In Jordan, Syrian refugees accepted by U.S. frustrated with Trump action

AMMAN, Jordan (CNS) – Promised resettlement in the United States after escaping death and destruction in their homeland, many Syrian refugees are frustrated and angry over President Donald Trump's executive action banning their entry to the U.S. until further notice.