Last Updated: Feb 6, 2016

Is religion good or bad for society? Two experts debate

Boulder, Colo., Feb 06, 2016 / 06:07 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An auditorium on the campus of the University of Colorado bustled with hundreds of people as a crowd of students and non-students alike gathered to watch two experts go head-to-head to debate an age old question: Is religion good or bad for society?

How to watch the Super Bowl with a clean conscience

Washington D.C., Feb 06, 2016 / 07:59 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Controversy has erupted in recent weeks over a beloved American pastime and – considering the risk it poses – whether or not the game of football is even worth it.

'Justice has been served' – Bishop Conley on why he invited Bishop Finn to Lincoln

Lincoln, Neb., Feb 05, 2016 / 01:29 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop James D. Conley of Lincoln defended his decision to allow Bishop Robert Finn, former bishop of Kansas City, Mo., to take a position as chaplain of a community of religious sisters in the Diocese of Lincoln, Neb. saying that justice for his past negligence “has been served.”

Pope Francis announces second soccer 'Match for Peace'

Vatican City, Feb 05, 2016 / 08:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Sitting alongside soccer stars such as Ronaldinho and Bryan Ruiz on Wednesday, Pope Francis announced that a second edition of his 2014 interreligious match for peace will take place in May.