Vatican City, Sep 15, 2014 / 06:05 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis’ witnessing of marriages between Catholics who cohabited or who have had annulments is not a change, but is part of the Church’s effort to bring people to Jesus Christ, said two experts on Christian marriage.
Bangui, Central African Republic, Sep 16, 2014 / 03:28 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Thousands more people have died in ongoing violence in the Central African Republic since December, and many more of the dead may never be counted, new estimates suggest.
Leeds, United Kingdom, Sep 16, 2014 / 01:15 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Msgr. Marcus Stock, who was appointed Monday as Bishop of Leeds, England, has said in a message to his new flock that his motto as a bishop will be taken from Christ's words at the Last Supper, “I have longed and longed to be with you.”
Colombo, Sri Lanka, Sep 15, 2014 / 09:04 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The annual “Day for the Sick” held by the Archdiocese of Colombo recently drew more than 5,000 Sri Lankan faithful to the Basilica of Our Lady of Lanka for a service led the Cardinal Ranjith.