Last Updated: Feb 18, 2018

Don't muzzle peaceful pro-life outreach, UK bishop says

London, England, Feb 17, 2018 / 05:17 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Proposals to bar pro-life demonstrations and outreach with a legal ‘buffer zone’ outside abortion clinics drew objections from a leading U.K. bishop who stressed the legitimacy of their cause.

Young US adults are not trying the knot, recent study shows

Richmond, Va., Feb 18, 2018 / 08:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- According to a recent study, wedding bells are not ringing for the majority of younger adults in the United States, while marriage rates for older adults have increased over the past 50 years.

Pope Francis says Paul VI will be canonized this year

Vatican City, Feb 17, 2018 / 10:53 am (EWTN News/CNA).- During his annual Lenten meeting with the priests of Rome last week, Pope Francis confirmed that Blessed Pope Paul VI will be made a saint sometime this year.

Women religious in Nigeria hold National Day of Prayer and Fasting

Abuja, Nigeria, Feb 17, 2018 / 08:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Women religious in Nigeria held a National Day of Prayer and Fasting for the respect of human life on Ash Wednesday, in light of the ongoing violence within the country.