Vatican City (CNA/EWTN News) — On Saturday, Dec. 17, Pope Francis will celebrate his 80th birthday, which he will spend doing what he normally does: offering Mass and meeting with various heads of State and members of the Roman Curia.
Eighty-one percent of 18- to 25-year-olds surveyed in a Pew Research Center poll said “getting rich” was their generation's most important or second-most-important life goal. In a culture based so much on money and acquisition, young people can easily develop a materialistic mindset that puts possessions at the center of life.
DENVER, Colo. (CNA/EWTN News) — It’s a common sight at a city intersection. A man or a woman holds a cardboard sign: “Homeless, Hungry. Please Give. Anything Helps.”
WASHINGTON (CNA/EWTN News) — If you are itching to welcome in the yuletide with Christmas carols, a new album released by the friars of the Dominican House of Studies in Washington, D.C. might just be the holiday tune you’ve been searching for.
PHOENIX (CNS) – Chris Hoffman is cooking for 4,500 guests this holiday season, yet he's cool as a cucumber. "It should go well," he said. "We did it last year and it went very smoothly."