Last Updated: Sep 27, 2016

Our elders are lonely do we care?

Denver, Colo., Sep 25, 2016 / 05:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- It was August in Rome, the dog days of summer, and most people had left the Eternal City for the beach or another summer holiday destination.

Pope taps parish priest as new bishop of Lubbock

Vatican City, Sep 27, 2016 / 08:45 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Vatican announced Tuesday that Pope Francis has named Msgr. Robert Milner Coerver, a parish priest from the Archdiocese of Dallas, as the new bishop-elect for Lubbock, Texas.

After UN action, bishops call for a world without nuclear weapons

Washington D.C., Sep 27, 2016 / 07:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A U.N. resolution against further nuclear weapons tests drew praise from the U.S. Catholic bishops, who repeated their support for the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty in the wake of North Korean weapons tests.

For the Council of Cardinals, curia reform is an experiment in flexibility

Vatican City, Sep 27, 2016 / 01:08 am (EWTN News/CNA).- How does Pope Francis carry forward the reform of the Roman Curia? Gradually, step by step, by trial and error, according to Bishop Marcello Semeraro of Albano, who serves as secretary of the Council of Cardinals.