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  • Priest in Scotland wants to visit in jail the man who robbed him
    on July 21, 2018 at 10:01 pm

    Motherwell, Scotland, Jul 21, 2018 / 04:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Father Patrick Hennessy, who was robbed and attacked in May at his rectory in Scotland, says he has forgiven his robber and wants to visit him in prison to give him pastoral care. Michael McTaggart, 41, was sentenced to four years imprisonment July 17 at Glasgow Sheriff Court for the May 13 robbery of Fr. Hennessy, 73. Fr. Hennessy […]

  • Planned Parenthood asked to prove fetal tissue was not sold for profit
    on July 21, 2018 at 6:00 pm

    Oakland, Calif., Jul 21, 2018 / 12:00 pm (CNA).- Attorneys for David Daleiden, a pro-life advocate and journalist who released videos on Planned Parenthood’s fetal tissue procurement, have asked the abortion provider to prove it has not sold fetal tissue for commercial gain. Daleiden was the project head for the pro-life group Center for Medical Progress, which in 2015 released several […]

  • Human trafficking in developed countries more common than previously thought
    on July 21, 2018 at 10:06 am

    Washington D.C., Jul 21, 2018 / 04:06 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As many as 1 in 800 Americans is currently a victim of human trafficking, according to a new global report which found much higher rates of modern-day slavery in developed nations than previously believed. Andrew Forrest, founder of the Global Slavery Index, called the report “a huge wakeup call.” “The pressure to […]

  • Why some Polish priests are on a pilgrimage 'relay' this summer
    on July 21, 2018 at 6:00 am

    Czestochowa, Poland, Jul 21, 2018 / 12:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- There are 900 priests and almost 100 seminarians in the Archdiocese of Czestochowa. But the people of this Polish diocese are praying that more young men will answer a call to the priesthood. This summer, their priests have taken those prayers to the streets. “The prayer of priestly hearts and feet for vocations” is a […]

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