Last Updated: Jul 5, 2015

What did he just say? Pope Francis off-the-cuff in Latin America

Quito, Ecuador, Jul 05, 2015 / 06:05 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The world is about to see a new side to Pope Francis and, interestingly, it could be the most intimate look yet at who he really is. For the first time since he was elected as the Successor of Peter, he’s visiting his native Latin America and the difference will be on the tip of his tongue.

Receiving awards, Benedict XVI credits witness of John Paul II

Vatican City, Jul 04, 2015 / 12:57 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After receiving an honorary doctorate from both the Pontifical John Paul II University of Krakow and the Krakow Academy of Music, retired pontiff Benedict XVI credited the saintly example of his predecessor for his spiritual and theological achievements.

Bl. Junipero statue in the Capitol is safe – for now

Los Angeles, Calif., Jul 03, 2015 / 01:42 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An effort to remove the statue of Bl. Junipero Serra from the U.S. Capitol has been set aside for the time being.

Evangelizing evangelicals – why Pope Francis loves to meet with charismatic movements

Vatican City, Jul 03, 2015 / 12:38 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis’ attendance for the second consecutive year at the Catholic charismatic movement’s Renewal with the Spirit convocation shows his attention to charismatic movements as means to foster ecumenical path.