Last Updated: Jan 16, 2017

When you think of MLK, don't forget the faith that inspired him

Washington D.C., Jan 16, 2017 / 05:39 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Martin Luther King Day is a time to promote racial harmony in America and honor the slain civil rights leader who was “inspired by the teachings of Christ,” said the head of the Knights of Peter Claver.

US bishop disappointed over new policy toward Cuban migrants

Washington D.C., Jan 15, 2017 / 08:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Friday, the U.S. bishops’ migration chair criticized the Obama administration’s denial of decades-old special protections for Cuban migrants to the U.S.

Pope points to Mother Cabrini as prime model in caring for migrants

Vatican City, Jan 15, 2017 / 07:10 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On the World Day of Migrants and Refugees, Pope Francis pointed to St. Frances Cabrini as an example of how to treat foreigners, calling her a “courageous” woman who knew how to bring God’s love to those who were lonely and in hardship.

Pope Francis baptizes babies from earthquake zones in Italy

Vatican City, Jan 14, 2017 / 08:20 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- On Saturday, Pope Francis baptized 13 babies who survived the devastating earthquakes that struck Italy last year.