Last Updated: Aug 27, 2014

No one wins by destroying each other, Jerusalem bishop says

Rome, Italy, Aug 27, 2014 / 06:20 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop William Shomali of Jerusalem hopes the new indefinite ceasefire in Gaza will hold, cautioning that victory cannot come from violence and that compromise is vital on both sides for it to last.

EWTN series to profile Catholics who 'come home'

Roswell, Ga., Aug 27, 2014 / 09:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The evangelization group Catholics Come Home is set to premiere a 13-episode television series that fosters engagement in the “New Evangelization” and interviews people who have recently returned to the Catholic faith.

Pope Francis' Korea visit ignites movement toward unity

Vatican City, Aug 27, 2014 / 05:04 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A South Korea-based U.S. missionary who frequently crosses the border to North Korea to bring medicine and support says that Pope Francis' visit advanced efforts to heal a divided country.

Law group defends pro-life students restricted to college 'speech zone'

Mobile, Ala., Aug 27, 2014 / 02:38 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A student group at the University of South Alabama is challenging the university administration after being told its pro-life display must be limited to the school’s small “speech zone.”