Last Updated: Jul 30, 2016

This young postulant says 'don't be afraid' of God's calling

Krakow, Poland, Jul 30, 2016 / 05:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Many things happen during World Youth Day. Young people from all over the world travel to meet the Pope, they meet peers with whom they can share their faith, many have personal conversions and many even discover their vocations.

Pope makes unexpected stop at Franciscan monastery

Krakow, Poland, Jul 30, 2016 / 12:26 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Before heading to an evening prayer vigil with youth, Pope Francis made an unannounced stop at a Franciscan monastery housing the relics of two martyrs, where he prayed for peace and an end to violence.

The story of a Holocaust survivor who encountered Pope Francis

Bielsko-Biala, Poland, Jul 29, 2016 / 06:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A survivor of the Auschwitz concentration camp welcomed Pope Francis’ Friday visit and asked the world to remember the suffering that took place there.

The cruelty of Auschwitz still continues, Pope tells youth

Krakow, Poland, Jul 29, 2016 / 02:46 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Speaking from the balcony of the bishop's palace in Krakow, Pope Francis told youth gathered below that the horror lived by prisoners in the Auschwitz extermination camp isn’t over, but still continues in those who suffer various forms of cruelty today.