Last Updated: Mar 27, 2017

Mother Angelica: A female powerhouse in a supposedly sexist Church

Irondale, Ala., Mar 27, 2017 / 05:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- It was September 1987, and Pope John Paul II had just arrived in Los Angeles after traveling around the United States. The Pope was greeted in the City of Angels by a closed-door meeting with a group of progressive bishops who had a bone to pick with several Church traditions.

As abuse survivor leaves, Vatican group aims to listen better to victims

Vatican City, Mar 27, 2017 / 11:26 am (EWTN News/CNA).- After a victim who suffered past clerical abuse resigned from the Vatican's anti-abuse commission, the group is aiming for more effective ways to communicate with survivors and include them in its work.

How an American bishop became a Korean martyr

Washington D.C., Mar 26, 2017 / 09:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop Patrick James Byrne was born in the United States, but he died on a forced march in the harsh Korean snows under the watch of communist soldiers.

Let go of 'false lights' that lead down the wrong path, Pope says

Vatican City, Mar 26, 2017 / 05:52 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Sunday Pope Francis said Lent is a key time to open ourselves to the light of Christ and let go of all the “false lights” that lead us away from him, taking us instead down a path of darkness marked by our own selfishness.