Last Updated: May 5, 2016

No one is alone in their suffering, Pope Francis affirms at prayer vigil

Vatican City, May 05, 2016 / 12:30 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- During a prayer vigil on Thursday for all those in need of consolation, Pope Francis stressed that though we cry out in moments of difficulty, we are never alone.

Celebrating the Jubilee of Mercy by discovering historical Jubilee Years

Rome, Italy, May 05, 2016 / 07:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- To observe the Jubilee Year of Mercy and to connect it with past Jubilee Years, the pilgrimage office of the Diocese of Rome is displaying historical documents proclaiming the jubilees dating back to 1300.

Salvatorians apologize for failing to protect Irish children from abusive priest

Dublin, Ireland, May 05, 2016 / 01:08 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Salvatorians have offered their “deepest apology” for failing to stop a priest who sexually abused children in Ireland until his 2004 arrest.

EWTN asks federal court to reconsider its HHS mandate case

Washington D.C., May 04, 2016 / 05:52 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) has asked a federal court to reconsider its ruling forcing the company to comply with the revised HHS mandate, based on an admission by the federal government in its brief before the Supreme Court.