Last Updated: Nov 23, 2017

Pope prays for peace, victims of war in Congo and South Sudan

Vatican City, Nov 23, 2017 / 12:09 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- With plans to visit South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo this year thwarted by ongoing conflict, Pope Francis on Thursday led a prayer vigil for peace in the two countries, asking for an end to war and comfort for victims of the violence.  

When you serve others, stay humble, Pope tells Franciscans

Vatican City, Nov 23, 2017 / 09:20 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis said on Thursday to always be humble when serving others, especially the least of these, remembering how much you yourself have received that you did not deserve.

Catholics encounter the homeless on the streets of Hollywood

Los Angeles, Calif., Nov 22, 2017 / 04:21 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A Eucharistic procession is not the first thing people expect to see on the streets of Hollywood, California.

Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians to be observed this Sunday

Washington D.C., Nov 22, 2017 / 03:15 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has announced Sunday, Nov. 26 as a Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians.