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  • 'Controlled explosion' near St. Anthony's church as Sri Lanka remains on high alert
    on April 22, 2019 at 2:03 pm

    Colombo, Sri Lanka, Apr 22, 2019 / 08:03 am (CNA).- Police in Sri Lanka have detonated a suspicious package near St. Anthony’s church in Colombo on Easter Monday. Local media reported scenes of panic and confusion April 22, as crowds fled the area after what has been described as a “small explosion.” Local police later confirmed the blast was the controlled destruction of a […]

  • Porn restrictions further delayed in UK, now scheduled for July launch
    on April 22, 2019 at 12:34 pm

    London, England, Apr 22, 2019 / 06:34 am (CNA).- The United Kingdom has once again delayed the launch of its constraints on virtual porn. The online age verification program is now scheduled to launch mid-summer. Digital Minister Matt Hancock signed a commencement order for the Digital Economy Act in 2017 as a means to curb pornography access by those under 18. After two years of development […]

  • Pope Francis: The resurrection is the most shocking event in human history
    on April 22, 2019 at 11:05 am

    Vatican City, Apr 22, 2019 / 05:05 am (CNA).- Pope Francis said Monday that the resurrection of Christ is the most shocking event in human history. “What was humanly unthinkable happened,” Pope Francis said April 22. “‘Christ, my hope, is risen!’ And in Him we too are resurrected, passing from death to life, from the slavery of sin to the freedom of love.” […]

  • Why Blessed is She's founder says she's blessed
    on April 22, 2019 at 9:00 am

    Denver, Colo., Apr 22, 2019 / 03:00 am (CNA).- Jenna Guizar grew up without any sisters. But these days, Guizar relishes having a "sisterhood" of digital and physical communities of Catholic women around the world. Guizar presides over a growing international women’s ministry, Blessed is She, which will mark its fifth year in September. The ministry began as a web-based devotional for […]

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