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Croatian Cardinal: ‘We Don't Know God's Plans’ After Earthquake, Coronavirus

By Catholic News Agency | ZAGREB, Croatia — Catholic leaders in Croatia say they don’t know God’s plans, after a 5.2 magnitude earthquake rocked the Croatian capital of Zagreb the morning of...

Death by Emigration: Two Years After ISIS, Catholics Are Still Fleeing Iraq

By Xavier Bisits | WASHINGTON — Iraq’s native Catholics used to be a thriving minority: The deputy prime minister was a Chaldean Catholic and universities were filled with Christian faculty. Iraq was a...

How Christ Makes Himself Present to the City and to the World

By Jeanette De Melo | Communal prayer has taken a completely different form in the face of the reality of the novel coronavirus. We no longer can go to Mass. Many of us can’t even go into a...

Watch Today’s Mass from EWTN

By Daily Mass | During this time, especially during the Lenten season, we wanted to remind you that EWTN broadcasts the daily Mass live at 8 a.m. Eastern from Our Lady of the Angels Chapel on the EWTN campus in Irondale,...

EWTN CEO Vows to Continue Providing Spiritual Resources Amid Coronavirus

By Kate Scanlon/EWTN News | As Catholic dioceses suspend public Masses all over the United States in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, EWTN will continue to broadcast...

#iGiveCatholic Together: New Online Tool Aids Donations in Light of Coronavirus

By Peter Jesserer Smith | NEW ORLEANS — The #iGiveCatholic campaign started five years ago as a way to get parishes, dioceses, schools and ministries connected to Catholics who wished to donate to...

Amid Coronavirus Outbreak, Dioceses Permit Meat on Fridays During Lent

By Catholic News Agency | BOSTON, Mass. — Several dioceses across the United States have dispensed Catholics from the canonical requirement to abstain from meat on Fridays during Lent, as the...

Abortion Groups Challenge Texas’ Coronavirus-Driven Elective Surgery Ban

By Catholic News Agency | DALLAS, Texas — Texas has said that elective surgeries, including abortions, must halt to free up medical supplies for the response to the coronavirus, but pro-abortion...

Lipinski: Abortion, Not Winning, is Top Democratic Priority

By Catholic News Agency | WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Democratic Party’s extreme support of abortion will damage its chances at the ballot box this fall, one outgoing pro-life Democratic congressman...

The Cross is Our Hope: Pope Gives Urbi et Orbi Blessing During Coronavirus

By Hannah Brockhaus/CNA. | VATICAN CITY — On Friday, before an empty and rain-covered St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis held Eucharistic adoration and gave an extraordinary Urbi et Orbi blessing,...