Last Updated: Feb 7, 2016

Pope appeals for 'martyred country' of Syria

Vatican City, Feb 07, 2016 / 10:37 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The plight of Syrian civilians involved in the nation's ongoing conflict was at the heart of Pope Francis' appeal to the international community on Sunday, in an address where he also called for a renewed commitment to the protection of life at all stages.

Vatican financial reform aims to help the Church do its job better

Vatican City, Feb 07, 2016 / 06:23 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Vatican’s recent financial reforms have the common good – not just efficiency – as their end, said an economist on the Holy See’s financial council.  

How to watch the Super Bowl with a clean conscience

Washington D.C., Feb 06, 2016 / 07:59 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Controversy has erupted in recent weeks over a beloved American pastime and – considering the risk it poses – whether or not the game of football is even worth it.

'Justice has been served' – Bishop Conley on why he invited Bishop Finn to Lincoln

Lincoln, Neb., Feb 05, 2016 / 01:29 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop James D. Conley of Lincoln defended his decision to allow Bishop Robert Finn, former bishop of Kansas City, Mo., to take a position as chaplain of a community of religious sisters in the Diocese of Lincoln, Neb. saying that justice for his past negligence “has been served.”