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US bishops join in prayer after Las Vegas shooting

Las Vegas, Nev., Oct 2, 2017 / 10:59 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Monday, the U.S. Bishops' Conference voiced grief over a mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada, which has been called the deadliest mass shooting in modern American history.

Christian leaders are invoking Martin Luther King Jr against violence, racism

Washington D.C., Oct 2, 2017 / 06:07 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After recent violent protests and the deadliest mass shooting recorded in U.S. history on Sunday, Christian leaders invoked Martin Luther King, Jr. as they condemned racism and violence.

Here's how the Church in Baltimore is taking concrete steps to fight racism

Baltimore, Md., Sep 30, 2017 / 05:43 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As racial tensions continue across the United States, Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore announced a statewide task force to combat racism and promote unity within local communities.

Religious leaders are fed up with discrimination against churches in disaster aid

Washington D.C., Sep 30, 2017 / 05:03 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Federal disaster relief policy denies repair and reconstruction assistance to houses of worship ? and that needs to change, the U.S. bishops and other religious leaders have said.

Christian leaders pray for Hugh Hefner, pornography's victims

Los Angeles, Calif., Sep 29, 2017 / 11:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Christian leaders in the fight against pornography have called the death of Hugh Hefner "tragic," while reminding Catholics to take seriously the impact of Hefner's legacy on American culture.  

Knights of Columbus aid natural disaster victims in Puerto Rico and Mexico

New Haven, Conn., Sep 29, 2017 / 07:00 am (EWTN News/CNA).- To provide relief after a spate of recent natural disasters, the Knights of Columbus have raised over $2.8 million worth of aid to be distributed to the Caribbean and Mexico, and to the southeastern states of the United States. 

In a grandmother's dress, the hidden story of a Ukrainian priest's martyrdom

Denver, Colo., Sep 28, 2017 / 07:26 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Dr. George Isajiw, the grandson of a slain Ukrainian priest, always knew that his grandfather was martyred by the Soviet secret police, amidst the chaos of World War II.

Pope's trip to Burma comes amid 'textbook example of ethnic cleansing'

Naypyidaw, Burma, Sep 28, 2017 / 04:42 am (EWTN News/CNA).- When Pope Francis visits Burma, also known as Myanmar, this November, his visit will come at one of the most contentious periods of the country's history.

How the US Church is 'sharing the journey' with immigrants

Washington D.C., Sep 27, 2017 / 04:56 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholic leaders in the U.S. are hoping that the newly announced "Share the Journey" campaign will foster a welcoming attitude towards migrants and refugees.

Why witchcraft can never be used to accomplish good

Washington D.C., Sep 27, 2017 / 04:12 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Shortly after Donald Trump assumed the office of President of the United States, witches across the country began large-scale efforts to cast binding spells on him.