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Suspects arrested in alleged plot against Vatican, Israeli embassy

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Italian authorities arrested six suspects who allegedly received orders from the Islamic [...]

Ethics must guide medical research, protect human dignity, pope says

Ethics must guide medical research, protect human dignity, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Moral and ethical concerns must guide medical research so it will always be [...]

It is the hour of the laity

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Ryan says he was wrong about views on poor in latest talk at Georgetown

Ryan says he was wrong about views on poor in latest talk at Georgetown

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- House Speaker Paul Ryan apologized for his earlier criticism of recipients of [...]

Opus Dei Member Who Died at 17 Recognized for Heroic Virtue

Opus Dei Member Who Died at 17 Recognized for Heroic Virtue

Pope Francis on Tuesday authorised the Congregation for Saints’ Causes to promulgate various decrees regarding causes for [...]

General Audience: On the Parable of the Good Samaritan

General Audience: On the Parable of the Good Samaritan

Here is a ZENIT translation of the address Pope Francis gave during this morning’s general [...]

From John Paul II’s Homily on Canonization of St. Gianna

From John Paul II’s Homily on Canonization of St. Gianna

On today’s feast of St. Gianna Beretta Molla, we recall the words of Pope St. [...]

Financial Information Authority Presents 2015 Report

Financial Information Authority Presents 2015 Report

The Financial Information Authority of the Holy See and Vatican City State presented its Annual [...]

Facing Euthanasia Law, Canadian Faithful Organize ‘Day of Prayer for Palliative Care’

Facing Euthanasia Law, Canadian Faithful Organize ‘Day of Prayer for Palliative Care’

The Catholic Women’s League (CWL) of Canada is coordinating a day of prayer for palliative [...]

Human Cryopreservation: Ethical and Moral Assessment

Human Cryopreservation: Ethical and Moral Assessment

There are currently around 250 frozen individuals in the United States and more than 100 [...]

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