Vatican City, Oct 04, 2015 / 04:18 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis formally opened the synod of bishops Sunday, telling participants that the union between a man and woman is the foundation of Godís plan for the family, and a solution to the many forms of loneliness in todayís world.
Detroit, Mich., Oct 04, 2015 / 07:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Trinity Health Corporations, one of the largest Catholic health care operations in America, is seeking the dismissal of a lawsuit brought by the American Civil Liberties Union over its refusal to provide women with abortion services at their medical facilities.
Vatican City, Oct 04, 2015 / 05:51 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In his Sunday Angelus address Pope Francis stressed the role of spouses in generating children, and asked for prayers ahead of the synod discussions beginning tomorrow.
Rome, Italy, Oct 03, 2015 / 02:05 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Glass cases with the relics of Saint Therese of Lisieux and her parents,
Blessed Louis and Zelie Martin, will be displayed in Santa Maria
Maggiore in Rome for the entirety of the Synod on the Family, Oct. 4-25.
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