The Universal Church

ATLANTA (CNA/EWTN NEWS) — The Archdiocese of Atlanta recently sent a memo to its parishes announcing they are to end support for Susan G. Komen for the Cure over the organization’s ties with Planned Parenthood.

“The Archdiocese of Atlanta is concerned about the protection of human life, especially the precious unborn lives of babies,” archdiocesan communications director, Pat Chivers, told CNA Oct. 8. “It’s our opportunity to...


As a special spiritual gift this season, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan of New York presided at inauguration ceremonies

WASHINGTON — Leaders of some of the largest religious communities

ROME (Zenit) — Drawing from their common recognition of the Ten Commandments,

ROME (Zenit) — Pope Benedict XVI was welcomed with warm applause and shouts

ROME (Zenit) — The year 2010 promises to be the busiest yet for Pope

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate’s refusal to exclude abortion funding

WASHINGTON (Combined News Sources) — Federal Appeals Court Judge

WASHINGTON (Combined News Sources) — President Obama’s nominee for

Faith & Science

Several states are considering legislative measures to let physicians prescribe

Patients and families sometimes struggle with the question of whether dialysis is “worth it.”

From the Pope

VATICAN CITY (ZENIT) — Before praying the midday Angelus Oct. 7 at the conclusion

CASTEL GANDOFLO, ITALY (ZENIT) — Before and after praying the midday

VATICAN CITY (VIS) — Receiving participants in a meeting promoted by the

VATICAN CITY (VIS) — On the evening of Sept. 15, while visiting the Maronite Patriarchate

CASTEL GANDOLFO, ITALY  (ZENIT) — Commemorating the martyrdom of St.

CASTEL GANDOLFO, ITALY, (Zenit)  — Here is a translation of the address Pope


“Hidden away in an obscure convent, she sensed she could help people outside those walls,

The saints are known as holy men and women who can teach us, by their lives, the importance