National / International News

National / International News

When it comes to happiness, there’s no app for that, pope tells teens

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Happiness “is not an ‘app’ that you can download on your phones nor will the latest update help you become free and great in loving,” Pope Francis told thousands of teenagers.

God captured my heart – the story of a nun killed in Ecuador's quake

GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (CNA/EWTN News) — Sister Clare Crockett, an Irish religious sister, was among those who died in the massive Ecuador earthquake on Saturday. Her vocation is the story of a woman who left the party life for an “amazing” life in God.

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.