Rome, Italy, Apr 27, 2015 / 05:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A once avid outdoors-man whose final years were marked by disability and suffering, Saint John Paul II witnessed to what it truly means to die with dignity, says a close friend who was with him until the end.
Vatican City, Apr 27, 2015 / 04:38 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In a previously unpublished 2012 lecture, Pope Francis explains the inner sense of the ‘theology of the people,' emphasizing that popular piety is the antithesis of widespread secularization.
Washington D.C., Apr 27, 2015 / 01:47 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- More than 30 U.S. religious leaders, including four Catholic bishops,
have joined together to call on their country to preserve the “unique
meaning of marriage” and to renew respect for religious freedom.
Salt Lake City, Utah, Apr 27, 2015 / 12:56 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- On Monday, Pope Francis appointed Bishop John Wester, who has led the Diocese of Salt Lake City since 2007 and is known for speaking out on the importance of immigration reform, as Archbishop of Santa Fe.