Last Updated: Jan 23, 2019

Meet the kids who traveled 24 hours on a bus to stand up for the unborn

Washington D.C., Jan 23, 2019 / 05:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Diocese of Lincoln sent more than 200 young people to Washington, D.C., to stand up for the unborn, and they believe they are part of a growing trend of pro-life sentiment.

'Get ready!' Pope leaves for Panama, confirms visit to Japan

Aboard the papal plane, Jan 23, 2019 / 10:07 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis will visit Japan in November of this year. The pope confirmed the timing of the upcoming trip during remarks to journalists on the flight from Rome to Panama City, Panama, Wednesday.

Church in Fiji threatens to close all Catholic schools

Suva, Fiji, Jan 23, 2019 / 02:21 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Catholic Church in Fiji is prepared to shut down all of its 44 primary and 19 secondary schools if the government continues to elect non-Catholics as the head of those schools.

'Induced' deaths rise in Netherlands, sparking concerns from doctors, ethicists

Amsterdam, Netherlands, Jan 22, 2019 / 06:39 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Legalized euthanasia and assisted suicide have the longest history in the Netherlands: 17 years ago, the two practices became legal, under what were supposed to be very limited circumstances, available only to those undergoing “unbearable” suffering with “no reasonable alternatives” for relief.