Beirut, Lebanon, Aug 01, 2015 / 04:04 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In a rare move, the Armenian Catholic Church has pulled their new patriarch from out of retirement to take on the role as their new head. Church leaders cited his energy and authority as necessary when dealing with current issues, particularly those in the Middle East.
Washington D.C., Jul 31, 2015 / 06:31 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholic leaders are calling on Congress to raise the minimum wage, for the good of low-wage workers and their families.
Vatican City, Jul 31, 2015 / 03:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In a tiny victory for Vatican-Chinese rapprochement, China's government
now recognizes seminary studies and allows seminarians to continue their
education in a state university should they leave.
Bangkok, Thailand, Jul 30, 2015 / 09:42 pm (EWTN News).- Consecrated religious and other Catholics in Asia felt renewed and enthusiastic after a major symposium in Thailand on vowed religious and evangelization in an Asian context.