Last Updated: Apr 29, 2016

What might save us from 'victimhood' culture

Denver, Colo., Apr 29, 2016 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it."

Arrests made in alleged terror plot against Vatican, Israeli embassy

Vatican City, Apr 29, 2016 / 03:37 pm (EWTN News).- Italian police arrested four people and issued arrest warrants for two more on Thursday on suspicion of conspiring with the Islamic State terrorist group. One of the arrested suspects was reportedly plotting an attack on the Vatican and the Israeli embassy in Rome.

At Vatican, Joe Biden calls for worldwide effort to fight cancer

Vatican City, Apr 29, 2016 / 10:35 am (EWTN News/CNA).- U.S. Vice President Joe Biden went to the Vatican for a summit on regenerative medicine, where he offered praise to Pope Francis and advocated for a global push to cure cancer.

Pope advocates for 'globalization of empathy' in curing rare diseases

Vatican City, Apr 29, 2016 / 08:34 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Friday Pope Francis told participants in a Vatican stem cell summit that a renewed sense of empathy ought to fuel their work and research, ensuring that no person goes without access to proper care.