Last Updated: Sep 22, 2017

In latest Mercy Friday outing, Pope visits patients at neuro-rehab center

Rome, Italy, Sep 22, 2017 / 11:55 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In a surprise visit on Friday, Pope Francis stopped by the Santa Lucia Foundation, a neuro-rehabilitation center in Rome.

Rise in immigration makes us missionaries at home, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Sep 22, 2017 / 12:41 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- On Friday, Pope Francis said that the mass arrival of migrants and refugees may have its challenges, but also gives us the opportunity to be missionaries – even without leaving home.

US bishops: Newest health care proposal fails moral test

Washington D.C., Sep 22, 2017 / 12:08 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Leading U.S. bishops have applauded pro-life provisions in the newest GOP health care proposal, but said that substantial changes are needed in other areas to make the bill morally acceptable.

Ending human trafficking requires everyone's efforts, archbishop says

New York City, N.Y., Sep 22, 2017 / 01:47 am (EWTN News/CNA).- At a United Nations gathering in New York City, a Holy See official stressed the need for a multi-pronged approach in fighting human trafficking and aiding victims.