Last Updated: Feb 19, 2017

Parishes aren't talking about the epidemic of domestic abuse.

Washington D.C., Feb 19, 2017 / 06:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Domestic violence is a hidden epidemic that many clergy and laypersons are not properly trained to fight, says one priest who runs the country’s largest parish-based ministry to counter the problem.

Want to reach humanity? Be open to God's grace, Pope says

Vatican City, Feb 18, 2017 / 01:52 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Christian mission today means facing new challenges with simplicity, holiness, and openness to God, Pope Francis told an audience with the Marian Fathers on Saturday.

Pakistan mourns victims of terrorist attacks

Hyderabad, Pakistan, Feb 17, 2017 / 01:46 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pakistanis are mourning those killed and wounded in a series of terrorist attacks which have taken place this week in the country, including one on a Sufi shrine that left more than 80 people dead.

Integration key to quelling fear of migrants, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Feb 17, 2017 / 10:20 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Friday Pope Francis paid a visit to Rome’s “Roma Tre” university, stressing to students the importance of dialogue, listening and integration in putting an end to the fear that can at times be generated in the face of welcoming new migrants.