Last Updated: Sep 2, 2014

Terror recruitment linked to Europe failing its young people

Rimini, Italy, Sep 02, 2014 / 06:07 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- As reports continue to emerge on Muslims born and raised in Europe being recruited by the Islamic State, the continent has been urged to reflect on how it has failed to transmit an authentic meaning of life to its youth.

Pope approves new bishop for Syro-Malabar eparchy in India

Thalassery, India, Sep 02, 2014 / 10:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis on Friday approved the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church’s decision to name Bishop George Njaralakatt as the new archbishop for the Syro-Malabarese Archeparchy of Tellicherry.

Pope Francis' match for peace thrills with positive message

Rome, Italy, Sep 02, 2014 / 02:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Players, singers and sponsors who participated in Pope Francis' interreligious match for peace have praised him for the idea, stating that it promotes good values important for youth today.

Christian identity comes from Holy Spirit, not 'theology degrees'

Vatican City, Sep 02, 2014 / 10:07 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A Christian earns his ability to speak with authority from the Holy Spirit, not from a theology degree, Pope Francis said during his daily Mass at the Vatican's Saint Martha Residence Sept. 2.