Last Updated: Jun 27, 2017

The old still have a lot to offer young people, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Jun 27, 2017 / 05:43 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Tuesday Pope Francis said that the older generation should not stop striving in their spiritual lives, but that God calls them to be spiritual ‘grandparents’ to young people, who can learn from their experiences.

Detroit event combines biking, sacred architecture

Detroit, Mich., Jun 27, 2017 / 11:08 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Nearly 250 pilgrims made their way through downtown Detroit visiting different churches on Sunday.

Unity is more than 'bland uniformity,' Pope tells Orthodox

Vatican City, Jun 27, 2017 / 05:12 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis met with a delegation from the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, saying their journey toward full communion is one that ought to respect their unique traditions – rather than a uniformity that would, in the end, make the Church more boring.

Mali's first cardinal, Archbishop Jean Zerbo

Bamako, Mali, Jun 27, 2017 / 04:33 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Among those bishops who will be created cardinals at the June consistory is Archbishop Jean Zerbo of Bamako, a man who has already been called the “cardinal of peace.”