Last Updated: Nov 26, 2014

What the Church can do about the powder keg of US racial tensions

Ferguson, Mo., Nov 26, 2014 / 06:52 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Beneath the ongoing unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, are deep-rooted societal conflicts that are boiling over, say local leaders, and the Church has an opportunity to be at the forefront of reconciliation.

The Church isn’t static – she’s a pilgrim on a journey, Pope says

Vatican City, Nov 26, 2014 / 07:20 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis in his weekly general audience said that the Church on earth is on a pilgrimage to heaven guided by the Lord, who will lead us to the fullness of joy and truth at the end of time.

Washington state matchup: Religious liberty vs. Plan B

Olympia, Wash., Nov 26, 2014 / 04:27 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Washington state regulations cannot constitutionally require pharmacies and pharmacists to dispense abortion-causing contraceptives, said lawyers leading a legal challenge to the rules.

Iraqi patriarch urges Muslim community to speak out against ISIS

Vienna, Austria, Nov 26, 2014 / 02:02 am (EWTN News).- The head of the Chaldean Catholic Church has appealed to Muslims worldwide to both uphold shared human rights values as well as denounce the barbarity of the extremist group ISIS.