Last Updated: Jun 24, 2018

Why hundreds are still drawn to the powerful legacy of the ‘Rosary Priest’

Easton, Massachusetts, Jun 24, 2018 / 07:38 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Nearly three decades after his death, Father Patrick Peyton still receives fan mail.

Filipino bishops hesitant about priests seeking gun permits

Manila, Philippines, Jun 23, 2018 / 07:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- After three priests were murdered during the last six months, Philippine officials say they have received gun carry permit applications from nearly 250 religious workers, including 188 Catholic priests – but some of the country’s bishops have raised concerns about a priest carrying a weapon.

Pa. court indefinitely blocks release of clergy sex abuse report

Harrisburg, Pa., Jun 22, 2018 / 06:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The release of a Grand Jury report detailing cases of clerical sex abuse in six of the eight Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania has been blocked by the state’s Supreme Court for unspecified reasons.

During trial, former Vatican diplomat admits viewing child pornography

Vatican City, Jun 22, 2018 / 05:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- At the start of his Vatican City trial Friday, Msgr. Carlo Alberto Capella, a former diplomat for the Holy See, admitted to charges of the possession and distribution of child pornography while working in the U.S.