Last Updated: Jan 18, 2017

Pro-life feminists booted from Women’s March sponsorship

Washington D.C., Jan 17, 2017 / 06:10 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pro-life feminist organization New Wave Feminists has been removed from the official list of sponsors of the Women’s March on Washington 2017. Support of abortion as a fundamental principle of the upcoming January march has been cited as grounds.

Polish parliament recognizes coronation of Mary as nation's queen

Warsaw, Poland, Jan 18, 2017 / 08:08 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Poland's government has adopted multiple resolutions establishing 2017 as a Jubilee Year for the country, celebrating the 300th anniversary of the first canonical coronation of the image of Our Lady of Czestochowa.

Pope Francis: prayer is an act of hope that leads us to God

Vatican City, Jan 18, 2017 / 06:10 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Wednesday Pope Francis said hope in salvation is what leads us to turn to the Lord in prayer, trusting in faith particularly in moments when we are faced with the fear generated by death or injury.

The fight over abortion law on the Isle of Man

Douglas, Isle of Man, Jan 17, 2017 / 10:04 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A member of the Isle of Man's legislature and a pro-choice campaign group are aiming to reform the island's abortion laws, but are receiving push-back from a local right-to-life group.