Last Updated: Jan 30, 2015

How one Catholic school takes a hammer to the cycle of poverty

Washington D.C., Jan 30, 2015 / 07:10 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- During Catholic Schools Week, the president of a small school in Washington, D.C. explained its humble origins, extraordinary mission, and its hopes for the future.

Pope renews call for Christians to join hands in peace efforts

Vatican City, Jan 30, 2015 / 06:06 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis again brought to light the plight of Christians suffering in the Middle East, telling a commission of Catholic and Oriental Orthodox leaders on Friday to work together in fighting for justice and peace.

Woman bishop challenges future of Anglican-Catholic dialogue

London, England, Jan 30, 2015 / 05:04 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- While the consecration of the Church of England's first woman bishop presents significant challenges in bringing Catholics and Anglicans into “closer communion,” ecumenical leaders say the door to dialogue remains open.

Lukewarm Christians who don’t love are 'in grave danger,' Pope warns

Vatican City, Jan 30, 2015 / 02:39 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In his homily Friday Pope Francis encouraged Christians to remember the first time they felt the love of God, and warned that those who forget this moment risk becoming lukewarm and losing salvation.