Last Updated: Jul 23, 2016

Munich archbishop expresses ‘profound grief’ over deadly shooting

Munich, Germany, Jul 23, 2016 / 09:11 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The archbishop of Munich has called for prayers for the victims of Friday’s deadly shooting at a shopping mall, and condemned acts of violence which “poison” society with fear.

Amid protests, Zimbabwe's Christian leaders band together to speak out

Harare, Zimbabwe, Jul 22, 2016 / 05:54 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In Zimbabwe, there are protests against the government and officials’ harsh treatment of a Christian pastor whose video about his frustration went viral on the internet. Now, Christian leaders in the country have called for an end to harassment of clergy and for a just response to other grievances.

This priest encourages drivers to 'be merciful on the road'

Madrid, Spain, Jul 22, 2016 / 01:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As more drivers hit the roads in the U.S. and Europe for summer road trips, a priest in Spain is ramping up his 'highway ministry' to promote safety and to care for those who spend much of their lives on four wheels.

Minn. archdiocese apologizes for failures, as prosecutors drop abuse charges

St. Paul, Minn., Jul 21, 2016 / 03:50 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Prosecutors have dropped criminal charges against the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis as its present and past archbishops apologized for failures to protect children from a sexually abusive priest.