Last Updated: Mar 27, 2017

Mother Angelica was a 'forerunner' of the New Evangelization

Rome, Italy, Mar 27, 2017 / 01:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A veteran Vatican official praised EWTN foundress Mother Angelica as a pioneer of the New Evangelization, saying the way in which the Church speaks to the men and women of today wouldn't be the same without her influence.

How an American bishop became a Korean martyr

Washington D.C., Mar 26, 2017 / 09:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop Patrick James Byrne was born in the United States, but he died on a forced march in the harsh Korean snows under the watch of communist soldiers.

Let go of 'false lights' that lead down the wrong path, Pope says

Vatican City, Mar 26, 2017 / 05:52 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Sunday Pope Francis said Lent is a key time to open ourselves to the light of Christ and let go of all the “false lights” that lead us away from him, taking us instead down a path of darkness marked by our own selfishness.

On Annunciation, Pope says God still seeks hearts like Mary

Milan, Italy, Mar 25, 2017 / 03:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis celebrated the Feast of the Annunciation in Milan, telling mass-goers that even today God is still searching for hearts like Mary’s that are open to welcoming his invitation and providing hope, even when it’s hard.