Last Updated: Nov 22, 2014

Catholics on immigration order: more reform needed

Washington D.C., Nov 21, 2014 / 05:35 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration was met with both praise and concern from Catholic groups, who emphasized that more must be done to find long-term solutions for a broken immigration system.

Indian Catholics find spiritual inspiration in two new saints

Vatican City, Nov 22, 2014 / 07:25 pm (EWTN News).- Two new Indian Catholic saints to be canonized by Pope Francis on Sunday were known for their deep spiritual life and their intercession in helping families, say two Catholics who find deep inspiration in their sanctity.

Autism not a cause to lose hope, Vatican conference encourages

Vatican City, Nov 22, 2014 / 06:50 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An international conference held this week at the Vatican is looking to bring “a message of hope and joy” to persons with autism and their families.

Pope: break down the stigma burdening those with autism

Vatican City, Nov 22, 2014 / 01:36 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis has said autistic disorders are nothing to be ashamed of, as he encouraged everyone to build solidarity to ensure that autistic persons are not isolated.