Last Updated: Apr 23, 2014

Friends, scholars recount sanctity of 'Good Pope John'

Vatican City, Apr 23, 2014 / 05:08 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- At a conference held at the Vatican Wednesday, a scholar on Bl. John XXIII and the Pope's one-time butler both spoke about his kindness and charity ahead of his canonization, which will occur April 27 along with that of John Paul II.

Easter celebration strengthens Vietnamese migrants in Thailand

Bangkok, Thailand, Apr 23, 2014 / 09:06 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Scores of Catholic migrants from Vietnam gathered across Thailand on Sunday to celebrate Christ's Resurrection with the traditions of their homeland.

Knights of Columbus prepares to celebrate papal canonizations

New Haven, Conn., Apr 23, 2014 / 05:05 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Knights of Columbus will sponsor major celebrations of the double canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII in several U.S. cities, in addition to providing financial and logistical support in Rome.

Dublin archdiocese rejects teachings of alleged visionary

Dublin, Ireland, Apr 23, 2014 / 01:59 pm (EWTN News).- The Dublin archdiocese has said that an “alleged visionary” who calls herself Maria Divine Mercy lacks approval from Church authorities and some of her messages contradict Catholic teaching.