Last Updated: Jul 22, 2018

Human trafficking in developed countries more common than previously thought

Washington D.C., Jul 21, 2018 / 05:06 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As many as 1 in 800 Americans is currently a victim of human trafficking, according to a new global report which found much higher rates of modern-day slavery in developed nations than previously believed.

Do you want to grow in love? Keep Jesus close, pope says

Vatican City, Jul 22, 2018 / 07:17 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A Christian can stay on the right path to Heaven, and grow in love for God and his neighbor, only by keeping close to Christ and his love, Pope Francis said Sunday.

Priest in Scotland wants to visit in jail the man who robbed him

Motherwell, Scotland, Jul 21, 2018 / 05:01 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Father Patrick Hennessy, who was robbed and attacked in May at his rectory in Scotland, says he has forgiven his robber and wants to visit him in prison to give him pastoral care.

Michigan AG seeks to dissolve priest-assistance charity over lack of governance

Lansing, Mich., Jul 20, 2018 / 05:58 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Michigan attorney general filed Thursday a cease and desist order against Opus Bono Sacerdotii, a charity which raises money to assist priests facing difficulties, citing a lack of oversight and other violations of state law.