Last Updated: Aug 28, 2014

Successful Okla. lawsuit could stop future black masses

Oklahoma City, Okla., Aug 28, 2014 / 05:49 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A lawyer who helped recover a stolen Host that organizers of an Oklahoma City black mass intended to desecrate said that the Church’s legal victory could have far-reaching effects.

US bishops to honor 50th anniversary of civil rights milestones

Washington D.C., Aug 28, 2014 / 01:41 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The U.S. bishops are encouraging commemorations of the 50th anniversary of milestones in the African-American Civil Rights Movement, saying they should inspire further work for the common good.

Adelaide to host Australian Catholic Youth Festival 2015

Adelaide, Australia, Aug 28, 2014 / 01:08 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Australian bishops have announced that next year's national Catholic youth festival will be held in Adelaide, the capital of the state of South Australia.

Catholics denounce use of hashtags for 'paramilitary warfare'

Rome, Italy, Aug 28, 2014 / 01:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Reacting to an internet campaign launched by ISIS threatening the life of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff, Catholic leaders stressed that evil is not the final verdict and encouraged faithful to adhere to Christ.