Last Updated: Feb 20, 2017

Life, conversion of Roe v. Wade's Norma McCorvey remembered

Washington D.C., Feb 20, 2017 / 04:42 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- As the woman at the center of the case legalizing abortion in the U.S. passed away, pro-life leaders hailed her ultimate conversion on the issue and her ensuing struggles to promote life.

Surge in Vancouver drug deaths prompts Catholic response

Vancouver, Canada, Feb 20, 2017 / 07:25 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After hundreds of lethal drug overdoses in British Columbia in the last year, the Archbishop of Vancouver has said Catholics must act to help those addicted to opioids and other drugs.

Overcome divisions to protect God's creation, bishops ask US government

Washington D.C., Feb 20, 2017 / 04:03 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The United States government has the opportunity to overcome political divisions and respond effectively to climate change, the nation's bishops have said in a letter to the Secretary of State.

Sodalits provide information on abuse of minors to Peruvian prosecutors

Lima, Peru, Feb 20, 2017 / 01:57 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The head of the Sodalitium Christianae Vitae on Friday turned over to Peru's Office of the Public Prosecutor the information identified in a recent report on the community regarding the sexual abuse of minors by its founder and by four of its former members.