Erbil, Iraq, Oct 30, 2014 / 05:47 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Christians who were forced from their homes in northern Iraq by the Islamic State this summer are a people whose soul is being destroyed, said a priest who visited Kurdish Iraq, where many have taken refuge.
Madrid, Spain, Oct 30, 2014 / 03:17 am (EWTN News).- Archbishop Carlos Osoro Sierra, whom Pope Francis recently tapped to head the Archdiocese of Madrid, said that youth, family and the idea of pilgrimage are among the focuses he will have in his new ministry.
Trieste, Italy, Oct 30, 2014 / 01:03 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Diocese of Trieste has announced “with a spirit full of sorrow and dismay” that one of its priests, who had recently admitted to sexual abuse of a minor female, committed suicide on Tuesday.
Juba, South Sudan, Oct 29, 2014 / 09:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The bishops in South Sudan are calling for an immediate end to violence
in their country, saying it should be replaced with “dialogue and