Last Updated: Dec 9, 2018

Pope Francis: Advent demands conversion, recognizing our mistakes

Vatican City, Dec 09, 2018 / 09:14 am (EWTN News/CNA).- “To prepare the way for the Lord who comes, it is necessary to take into account the demands of conversion,” Pope Francis said in his Angelus address Dec. 9.

Is time running out for Ohio’s ‘heartbeat abortion’ bill?

Cincinnati, Ohio, Dec 08, 2018 / 06:21 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Lawmakers in the Ohio Senate have delayed a key vote on a bill to bar abortions after an unborn baby’s heartbeat is detectable. Given Gov. John Kasich’s promise to veto the bill, the delay has raised questions about whether an override vote will be possible before the close of the legislative session.

Scottish mall refuses to allow nativity scene amid Christmas display

Edinburgh, Scotland, Dec 08, 2018 / 08:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Both Catholics and Protestants in Scotland are lamenting a shopping center's decision not to include a nativity scene in its Christmas display.

Los Angeles archdiocese updates list of priests credibly accused of abuse

Los Angeles, Calif., Dec 07, 2018 / 06:49 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Archdiocese of Los Angeles announced Thursday that it has updated its list of priests credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors.