Last Updated: Jul 26, 2016

Pope condemns “absurd violence” after priest is killed in French church

Vatican City, Jul 26, 2016 / 08:27 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis has decried the “absurd violence” which has left an elderly priest dead after his church in northern France was taken hostage during Mass.

Cardinal Dziwisz talks Krakow, Saint John Paul II

Krakow, Poland, Jul 26, 2016 / 07:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As World Youth Day approaches, the Archbishop of Krakow recently spoke with EWTN Deutschland about the “city of saints” hosting the gathering, and about its most famous son – St. John Paul II.

Pope prays for pilgrims en route to Krakow for WYD

Vatican City, Jul 24, 2016 / 11:09 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis has asked for prayers as he, and all the pilgrims attending this year's World Youth Day, prepare to make their way to Krakow, Poland for the international event.

Racial tensions spark day of prayer, peace task force with US bishops

Washington D.C., Jul 23, 2016 / 05:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After several shootings and increased racial tensions around the country, the head of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has called for a national day of prayer and appointed a task force devoted to peace and unity.