Washington D.C., Sep 30, 2014 / 05:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Hundreds of advocates gathered Sept. 25 in Washington, D.C., to pray for the release of American pastor Saeed Abedini, who has now been imprisoned in Iran for the past two years.
Madrid, Spain, Sep 30, 2014 / 02:58 pm (EWTN News).- Spanish missionary Brother Manuel Garcia Viejo passed away after contracting the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone and being transported to the Carlos III Hospital in Madrid, Europa Press reports.
Westminster, England, Sep 30, 2014 / 02:48 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop John Arnold, who was appointed Tuesday as Bishop of Salford, said that while the move will be a new experience for him, he will seek to serve his new Church in missionary discipleship.
Vatican City, Sep 30, 2014 / 01:09 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Holy See has rejected the United Nations' Committtee on the Rights
of the Child's call for changes to canon law, and has formally
criticized the group for a “grave misunderstanding” of the Holy See's