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  • When the Church finds itself in times of trouble, imitate Mary, bishop says
    on September 22, 2018 at 11:34 pm

    Dallas, Texas, Sep 22, 2018 / 05:34 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Bishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller of the Archdiocese of San Antonio, said that the Catholic Church is currently in a “very dark moment” in its history, and that Catholics should look to the example of Mary in reacting to the abuse crisis. Speaking in a closed session to reporters at the National V Encuentro conference in Grapevine, […]

  • ‘We’re brothers and sisters in Christ’: For Encuentro Catholics, immigration is personal
    on September 22, 2018 at 11:09 pm

    Dallas, Texas, Sep 22, 2018 / 05:09 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- When Miriam Joyce of the Diocese of Raleigh talks about immigration, her face folds with concern. Her worry is not for her own wellbeing; she is a United States citizen. But she worries for her friends - they come from El Salvador, they have children, and soon they may have to go back to a violent, unstable country. “One of my […]

  • Court strikes down Hawaii law requiring pregnancy centers to advertise abortion
    on September 22, 2018 at 10:31 pm

    Honolulu, Hawaii, Sep 22, 2018 / 04:31 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A Hawaii law requiring pro-life doctors and pregnancy centers to advertise for abortion was struck down by a federal district court Thursday. “Hawaii’s pro-life, nonprofit pregnancy centers offer free practical resources, information, and emotional support to women—no matter what choices those women make,” said […]

  • Pope Francis praises Lithuania’s history of hospitality
    on September 22, 2018 at 8:54 pm

    Vilnius, Lithuania, Sep 22, 2018 / 02:54 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- During his first speech in the Baltics Saturday, Pope Francis told Lithuanian authorities to take pride in their country’s history of welcoming people of different faiths and ethnicities. “All found a place to live in this land,” the pope said Sept. 22. “Lithuanians, Tartars, Poles, Russians, Belarusians, […]

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