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Articles of faith: Haunting images of Italy's 'incorruptible' preserved saints whose bodies are displayed for thousands to worship

Articles of faith: Haunting images of Italy's 'incorruptible' preserved saints whose bodies are displayed for thousands to worship

Living Faith

By Linky C

Several incorruptible bodies of saints remain to be displayed and worshiped around several churches in Italy. These haunting images bring a ...

On this Fourth of July, We Need a Declaration of Dependence

On this Fourth of July, We Need a Declaration of Dependence Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

The Declaration of Independence was the birth certificate of the United States of America, a Nation often called the American Experiment because ...

TIME TO ACT: Vatican's Secretary of State says world leaders must heed Pope's encyclical

TIME TO ACT: Vatican's Secretary of State says world leaders must heed Pope's encyclical Watch

Green

By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican's Secretary of State, has expressed his hope that Pope Francis' recent environmental encyclical will have a ...

SCOTUS PROTECTS - Religious institutions in Pennsylvania protected from HHS mandate

SCOTUS PROTECTS - Religious institutions in Pennsylvania protected from HHS mandate Watch

Politics & Policy

By Matt Hadro, CNA/EWTN News

The U.S. Supreme Court has issued an order protecting a group of Pennsylvania religious institutions from being required by the federal contraception ...

 SISTERS of the HOLY VESTMENTS - Vestments to be worn by Pope Francis during Ecuador visit made by these Carmelite nuns

SISTERS of the HOLY VESTMENTS - Vestments to be worn by Pope Francis during Ecuador visit made by these Carmelite nuns Watch

Americas

By Maria Ximena Rondon, CNA/EWTN News

Within the walls of the convent in Santo Domingo de los Tsachilas, Ecuador, the Carmelite nuns are busy making liturgical cloths and the vestments ...

DUMP TRUMP? NO WAY. Some brave Hispanic leaders call billionaire 'terrific' and 'brash'

DUMP TRUMP? NO WAY. Some brave Hispanic leaders call billionaire 'terrific' and 'brash' Watch

Politics & Policy

Multi-billionaire, Republican candidate for President has always been known for his outspokenness. In a speech to announce that he was throwing ...

HITTING WALL: Nation of Greece prepares for economic meltdown

HITTING WALL: Nation of Greece prepares for economic meltdown Watch

Europe

The nation of Greece, after years of scolding by the European Union over its fiscal irresponsibility is headed to an inevitable meltdown. Cash ...

Obama declared 'amateur' and 'Marxist' by Center for Disease Control (CDC) official

Obama declared 'amateur' and 'Marxist' by Center for Disease Control (CDC) official Watch

Politics & Policy

United States President Barack Obama's unchecked influx of unvaccinated child immigrants across the U.S. - Mexico border has an official with the ...

Catholic Church in U.S. has weathered adversity before - and will emerge triumphant, historian says

Catholic Church in U.S. has weathered adversity before - and will emerge triumphant, historian says Watch

U.S.

By Matt Hadro, CNA/EWTN News

As bishops warn of current threats to religious liberty in the United States, Catholics can take heart that such challenges have faced them ...

After same-sex unions legalized, polygamous Montana trio demands same

After same-sex unions legalized, polygamous Montana trio demands same Watch

U.S.

It was bound to happen. After the Supreme Court ruled same-sex unions legal in all 50 states, other proponents of non-traditional arrangements ...

Gang of teens riot inside Georgia Walmart causing thousands of dollars in damage

Gang of teens riot inside Georgia Walmart causing thousands of dollars in damage Watch

Marriage & Family

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A Wal-Mart in Georgia was ransacked by a mob led by a teenage boy, now in police custody. Identified as Kharron Green, 17, the boy was caught on ...

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg predicts the future of technology

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg predicts the future of technology Watch

Technology

By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook's CEO, shared and explained preparations the social media company is developing for the future. Through his profile's Q&A, ...

Amazing beautiful ancient mosaic church floor found under courtyard of current church

Amazing beautiful ancient mosaic church floor found under courtyard of current church Watch

Living Faith

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Archaeologists have discovered an ancient decorated mosaic floor of an ancient church, underneath its modern incarnation, during an excavation. The ...

Historically important religious discovery found while family renovates living room

Historically important religious discovery found while family renovates living room Watch

Marriage & Family

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

During an Israeli family's living room renovation, they discovered an ancient ritual bath under the floor. Calling the Israel Antiquities Authority, ...

350-pound dolphin accidentally lands on cruise ship severely injuring woman

350-pound dolphin accidentally lands on cruise ship severely injuring woman Watch

U.S.

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

To kick off the summer break and celebrate Father's day, a family went aboard a cruise that ended with a traumatizing accident. As the cruise started ...

Episcopalians overwhelmingly vote to let same-sex weddings in churches

Episcopalians overwhelmingly vote to let same-sex weddings in churches Watch

U.S.

Episcopalians voted overwhelmingly this week to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples. The Episcopal Church has long been on the ...

ISIS posting up to 100,000 tweets per day, governments falling behind in cyber war

ISIS posting up to 100,000 tweets per day, governments falling behind in cyber war Watch

Technology

Sometimes all it takes - is one sympathetic ear or voice in a massive sea of indifference to turn a law-abiding citizen into an agent of terror ...

TERROR LEAK: ISIS learns of FBI command centers across U.S. for Fourth of July

TERROR LEAK: ISIS learns of FBI command centers across U.S. for Fourth of July Watch

U.S.

It appears that an important bit of counter-terrorism may have landed into the wrong hands. The Federal Bureau of Investigation, or FBI is ...

'Enough with all the rules' firework industry calls out to Obama

'Enough with all the rules' firework industry calls out to Obama Watch

Business & Economics

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

This year, more states have allowed people to buy pyrotechnic materials, such as sparklers and Roman Candles. In fact, this year has been wonderful ...

Former 'Accountant of Auschwitz' asks God for forgiveness during trial facing 300,000 counts of accessory to murder

Former 'Accountant of Auschwitz' asks God for forgiveness during trial facing 300,000 counts of accessory to murder Watch

Living Faith

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Former Auschwitz guard, Oscar Groening has asked for God's forgiveness after serving Austchwitz during his testimony in court, last Wednesday. The ...

Twisted ISIS video shows militants executed by men in notorious orange jumpsuits

Twisted ISIS video shows militants executed by men in notorious orange jumpsuits Watch

Middle East

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Islamic State militants were captured and slaughtered on camera by a rebel group in Syria. The members of the rebel group were clad in orange ...

Are you at risk for skin cancer? Too much citrus may lead to melanoma

Are you at risk for skin cancer? Too much citrus may lead to melanoma Watch

Health

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Consuming large amounts of orange juice or grapefruit may increase the risk of the most dangerous type of skin cancer, melanoma, according to recent ...

Remembering another great encyclical!

Remembering another great encyclical!

Living Faith

By Tony Magliano

While Pope Francis' new encyclical Laudato, Si' is enjoying wide publicity, few people are aware this year marks the 20th anniversary of another ...

PUBLIC HEALTH VICTORY: Cuba becomes first nation to eliminate mother-to-child HIV, syphilis

PUBLIC HEALTH VICTORY: Cuba becomes first nation to eliminate mother-to-child HIV, syphilis Watch

Health

Heralded as one of the "greatest public health achievements possible," World Health Organization director-general Margaret Chan has declared that ...

Will Pope Francis chew coca leaves on his forthcoming trip to Bolivia?

Will Pope Francis chew coca leaves on his forthcoming trip to Bolivia? Watch

Americas

By Mary Rezac, CNA/EWTN News

Pope Francis might chew coca leaves - or maybe sip coca tea - during his visit to Bolivia next week, the Vatican has said.

U.S. archbishops express excitement over pending papal visit

U.S. archbishops express excitement over pending papal visit Watch

Living Faith

By Matt Hadro (CNA/EWTN News)

Looking forward to Pope Francis' September visit to the U.S., the nation's bishops were exuberant on Tuesday, as the itinerary for the apostolic ...