Last Updated: Sep 24, 2018

Pope Francis in Latvia: Don't let Christianity become an artifact

Riga, Latvia, Sep 24, 2018 / 05:32 am (EWTN News/CNA).- During an ecumenical prayer service in Latvia Monday, Pope Francis warned Christians to not let the faith turn into another piece of history, but to keep it an active part of their lives and communities.

Former priest pleads not guilty to abuse charges in NM after extradition

Santa Fe, NM, Sep 24, 2018 / 06:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A former priest is back in the United States after he fled to Morocco in 1992 to escape accusations of sexual abuse.

CRS sells fair trade coffee, supporting Mexican farmers and land

Baltimore, Md., Sep 24, 2018 / 05:07 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholic Relief Services is now offering fair trade coffee beans that will benefit local farming communities in Mexico and foster better agricultural practices.

Irish health minister proposes abortion free-of-charge

Dublin, Ireland, Sep 24, 2018 / 04:03 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Irish Health Minister Simon Harris has announced that he intends to make it possible for women in the Republic of Ireland to have abortions free of charge, following the recent legalization of abortion in the country.