Last Updated: Aug 28, 2015

Is this what Saint Rose of Lima looked like?

Lima, Peru, Aug 28, 2015 / 05:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The face of the first saint of the New World may be better known than ever, thanks to a team of scientists that has analyzed the skull of Saint Rose of Lima.

Vatican: Pope did not endorse 'gay penguin' book

Vatican City, Aug 28, 2015 / 12:53 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Vatican has rejected claims in the media that Pope Francis is supporting a book on gay adoption, saying a letter responding to the author should not be interpreted as an endorsement.

Former nuncio Wesolowski, facing sex abuse trial, dies

Vatican City, Aug 28, 2015 / 10:10 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Jozef Wesolowski, the laicized, former apostolic nuncio to the Dominican Republic who faced criminal charges of possession of child pornography and pedophilic acts in Vatican City died on Friday at the age of 67.

It's not over yet: Nebraska bishops, Catholics continue to fight death penalty

Lincoln, Neb., Aug 28, 2015 / 07:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Nebraskas three Catholic bishops have asked all people of goodwill to continue to fight the death penalty, after it won a last-minute reprieve in the state Wednesday.