Last Updated: Mar 28, 2017

Visionaries' canonization would 'complete' the Fatima centenary

Fatima, Portugal, Mar 28, 2017 / 02:50 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Fatima's bishop has said the centenary of the locale's Marian apparition would not be complete without the announcement of the canonization of Blessed Francisco and Jacinta Marto, two of the children who witnessed the apparition.

Catholics are bringing health care to one of the world's poorest countries

Port au Prince, Haiti, Mar 28, 2017 / 06:37 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholics are banding together to bring life-saving health care to rural areas in one of the poorest countries in the world.

Arizona strengthens conscience protections for health care workers

Phoenix, Ariz., Mar 28, 2017 / 01:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Health care providers and institutions opposed to assisted suicide gained more legal protections under a new Arizona law that aims to help ensure doctors and nurses arenít fired for their beliefs if the practice is ever legalized.

This historic black Catholic grade school could get shut down

Birmingham, Ala., Mar 27, 2017 / 09:04 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After 111 years of serving the community of Birmingham, Alabama, the city's only African American Catholic elementary school could close due to financial struggles.