Last Updated: Jul 17, 2018

A good Catholic proclaims the Gospel, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Jul 15, 2018 / 06:57 am (EWTN News/CNA).- By virtue of their Baptism, every Catholic is called to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ – a mission which cannot be separated from the Catholic Church, Pope Francis said Sunday.

India to investigate Missionaries of Charity childcare homes after scandal

New Delhi, India, Jul 17, 2018 / 04:28 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- India's Ministry of Women and Child Development announced Monday that it has instructed states to inspect all childcare homes run by the Missionaries of Charity.

The Church is without a camerlengo

Vatican City, Jul 17, 2018 / 01:53 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- With the July 5 death of Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, the office of camerlengo is now vacant. A sensitive position, above all in the period between the death of a pope and the election of his successor, the Church awaits Pope Francis’ nomination of a new camerlengo.

Central African bishops call for peace amid renewed violence

Bangui, Central African Republic, Jul 17, 2018 / 12:46 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The bishops of the Central African Republic have urged Catholics not to give in to calls for revenge attacks on Muslims, following a surge in violence and the murder of a priest.