Washington D.C., Mar 27, 2015 / 05:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Firing squads, gas chambers and the electric chair – these types of execution may seem like methods of the past, but some states in the U.S. are bringing them back, prompting a debate about the most humane form of the death penalty, or whether the very idea is a contradiction in terms.
Denver, Colo., Mar 27, 2015 / 03:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Two rather new orders of religious sisters looking to expand their
missions have set their sights on the Archdiocese of Denver.
Vatican City, Mar 27, 2015 / 01:03 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The brother and widow of two British aid workers killed by Islamic State
militants last autumn were among the participants in yesterday’s
General Audience, during which they briefly met with Pope Francis and
received his blessing.
London, England, Mar 26, 2015 / 05:29 pm (EWTN News/CNA).-
A prestigious Catholic school in London fears that altering its admissions criteria – as it was ordered to do by an English government agency following a complaint from the British Humanist Association – will damage its Christian identity.
|Bishops conferences are not the Magisterium, Vatican doctrine chief reminds Cardinal Marx|