Last Updated: Feb 25, 2018

Pope Francis: Fresh violence in Syria's Eastern Ghouta is 'inhumane'

Vatican City, Feb 25, 2018 / 06:37 am (EWTN News/CNA).- After a week of heavy bombardment near Damascus left hundreds of civilians dead, Pope Francis has made an appeal for global leaders to rally in ending the siege, allowing civilians to evacuate and humanitarian aid to get in.

At Villanova, Archbishop Chaput talks faith and society

Philadelphia, Pa., Feb 23, 2018 / 05:36 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Nation-wide violence. School shootings. Political tensions. Drugs. Unemployment. Hunger.

Pope Francis returns to Rome after week of spiritual exercises

Vatican City, Feb 23, 2018 / 01:40 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- On Friday Pope Francis returned from his week-long Lenten spiritual exercises in Ariccia, where he and members of the Roman Curia have been on their annual retreat since Sunday afternoon.

Archbishop Scicluna leaves hospital, continues abuse investigation in Chile

Santiago, Chile, Feb 23, 2018 / 12:16 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After a gallbladder surgery left him in the hospital for three days, Archbishop Charles Scicluna has been discharged, and will continue investigating allegations of abuse cover-up by a local bishop in Chile.