Last Updated: Jan 17, 2017

Pro-life feminists booted from Women’s March sponsorship

Washington D.C., Jan 17, 2017 / 06:10 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pro-life feminist organization New Wave Feminists has been removed from the official list of sponsors of the Women’s March on Washington 2017. Support of abortion as a fundamental principle of the upcoming January march has been cited as grounds.

EWTN to launch new weekly pro-life show

Washington D.C., Jan 17, 2017 / 06:46 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- On the eve of this year’s March for Life in Washington, D.C., EWTN Global Catholic Network will launch a new half-hour weekly program focusing on promoting the culture of life.

Dominicans celebrate 800 years with reflection, prayer

Rome, Italy, Jan 17, 2017 / 04:15 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- As the Order of Preachers, better known as the Dominicans, celebrate the 800th anniversary of their founding, they gather in Rome from around the world to reflect on their history, their charism of preaching, and how they can continue to put this charism at the service of the Church today.

Cardinal Pell's office dismisses attacks as opposition to reform

Vatican City, Jan 17, 2017 / 02:46 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In reaction to a new book claiming that Pope Francis has in fact done little to combat clerical sex abuse, and that Cardinal George Pell is implicated, the Australian cardinal's office has dismissed the claims as motivated by opposition to reform.