Last Updated: Sep 20, 2017

Bishop Conley: martyred Oklahoma priest showed courage that comes from prayer

Lincoln, Neb., Sep 20, 2017 / 05:50 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An Oklahoma priest martyred in Guatemala will be beatified on Saturday, and his life has much to teach us, Bishop James Conley of Lincoln has said.

For the first time in 30 years, Sistine Choir to perform in US

Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 01:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Sistine Chapel Choir will perform the U.S. for the first time in three decades, and will sing compositions that one expert says are an important heritage of the American Church.

Mexican bishops join in prayer, grief after second deadly earthquake

Mexico City, Mexico, Sep 20, 2017 / 12:15 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Following Mexico’s second major earthquake in two weeks, bishops in the country called for prayers and solidarity, asking Our Lady of Guadalupe to intercede and comfort the suffering people.

US Senate committee advances bill to aid Christians in Iraq

Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 11:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A Senate committee on Tuesday voted to advance a bill that seeks to ensure U.S. aid reaches Christian genocide victims in Iraq.