Last Updated: Mar 27, 2015

No, Indiana did not just pass a law discriminating against gay people. Here's why.

Indianapolis, Ind., Mar 27, 2015 / 06:32 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Despite media hype, a new Indiana law is not based on anti-gay discrimination, but on a 20-year legal precedent of protecting the rights of religious individuals and charitable organizations, say religious liberty advocates.

Archbishop Chomali: Pope Francis was confident in appointing Chilean bishop

Concepcion, Chile, Mar 27, 2015 / 06:32 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Both the Archbishop of Concepcion and the apostolic nuncio to Chile have maintained that Pope Francis understood all the facts in the case when he made a bishop appointment in the country earlier this year which has met with protests.

Pope expected to visit Italian cities of Florence, Prato in November

Vatican City, Mar 27, 2015 / 04:49 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An informal announcement was made on Friday at the close of the Italian bishops conference's spring meeting in Rome revealing that Pope Francis will visit the two Tuscan cities Nov. 10.

'This is your house' – Pope Francis meets homeless in Sistine Chapel

Vatican City, Mar 27, 2015 / 12:24 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis stopped by to visit with 150 of Rome’s homeless in the Sistine Chapel after they were invited for dinner and a private tour by the Vatican.