Last Updated: Oct 2, 2014

US bishop: Political will lacking, but Holy Land wants peace

Washington D.C., Oct 01, 2014 / 05:14 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Christians and Muslims are coexisting peacefully in Israel and Palestine, but the political will for peace is not yet there, said the leader of a recent bishops’ pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

Cardinal Pell's secretariat continues economic reform at the Vatican

Vatican City, Oct 02, 2014 / 03:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Secretariat for the Economy has announced that it is developing a financial management manual which is to be the basis of budgeting and accounting operations in 2015 for Vatican agencies.

Pro-euthanasia ruling axed due to plaintiff's secret suicide

Strasbourg, France, Oct 02, 2014 / 01:52 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A woman’s lawsuit aiming to change European law on assisted suicide has been thrown out after revelations that she had secretly committed suicide three years ago, unbeknownst even to her lawyer.

Vatican media reform committee to make first proposals at Easter

Vatican City, Oct 01, 2014 / 05:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Having met for the first time last week, the committee to reform the Vatican's media and communications will continue to formulate its proposals, being able to present them by Easter of 2015.