Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016

From homeless to meeting the Pope a story of inspiration

Vatican City, Sep 27, 2016 / 05:33 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Tanya Cangelosi never imagined that she would one day be bringing homeless people on pilgrimages to Rome. And Shyla Montoya never thought that she would someday go on a pilgrimage to Rome.

'We have faced the mercy of God' An interview with Cardinal Koch

Rome, Italy, Sep 28, 2016 / 01:34 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Hundreds of years before Martin Luther broke away from the Roman Catholic Church and the Pope in the western world, the Great Eastern Schism created a division between Rome and Constantinople.

Pope Francis: Feeling hopeless? Don't drink - pray!

Vatican City, Sep 27, 2016 / 03:32 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Feelings of spiritual desolation, or a lack of will to live, should be combated with prayer, not with sleeping pills or alcohol things that only distract us from the problem Pope Francis said Tuesday.

Pope taps parish priest as new bishop of Lubbock

Vatican City, Sep 27, 2016 / 08:45 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Vatican announced Tuesday that Pope Francis has named Msgr. Robert Milner Coerver, a parish priest from the Diocese of Dallas, as the new bishop-elect for Lubbock, Texas.