From slavery to model of mercy – the powerful story of Julia Greeley

Denver, Colo., Jan 28, 2016 / 03:06 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Julia Greeley was a familiar sight on the streets of Denver in the late 1800s and early 1900s.Wearing a floppy hat, oversized shoes, and dabbing her bad eye with a handkerchief, Greeley was often seen pulling her red wagon of goods to deliver to the poor and homeless of the city. She had a particularly special devotion to the Sacred Heart, and would deliver images and information about the icon to firefighters throughout Denver every … [Read more...]

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Planned Parenthood investigator protected as undercover journalist, lawyer says

Washington D.C., Jan 27, 2016 / 05:53 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Planned Parenthood investigators indicted by a Houston grand jury on Monday were not breaking the law as they are undercover journalists, maintains the lawyer for the lead investigator, David Daleiden.Daleiden’s use of a false identification, linked to his undercover report on Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast in Houston, is “standard undercover technique” and is allowed under Texas law, Peter Breen of the Thomas More … [Read more...]

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Supreme letdown for North Dakota pro-lifers as Court won’t hear pro-life law

Washington D.C., Jan 26, 2016 / 01:22 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Supreme Court of the United States on Monday declined to hear a case that overturned North Dakota’s limits on abortion to before a fetal heartbeat can be detected.A state pro-life group expressed its disapproval.“It is disappointing that the United States Supreme Court has once again failed to recognize the human rights of unborn children,” North Dakota Right to Life stated Jan. 25 in response to the … [Read more...]

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Pro-Woman. Pro-Life. Is there really a contradiction?

Washington D.C., Jan 26, 2016 / 03:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- “Women’s liberation.” “Women’s rights movement.” “War on women.”For many, the buzzwords surrounding the intersection of feminism and the pro-life movement call to mind a conflict between the two campaigns. However, for many of those involved in the pro-life movement, pro-life and feminist goals are aligned, not opposed.In popular society many people are “hearing a lot of messaging … [Read more...]

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Pro-Woman. Pro-Life. Is there really a contradiction?

Washington D.C., Jan 26, 2016 / 03:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- “Women’s liberation.” “Women’s rights movement.” “War on women.”For many, the buzzwords surrounding the intersection of feminism and the pro-life movement call to mind a conflict between the two campaigns. However, for many of those involved in the pro-life movement, pro-life and feminist goals are aligned, not opposed.In popular society many people are “hearing a lot of messaging … [Read more...]

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Keep working for peace, US bishops urge as Middle East crises continue

Washington D.C., Jan 26, 2016 / 12:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The multiple crises in the Middle East show the need for continued peacemaking and humanitarian efforts, the U.S. Catholic bishops have told foreign policy leaders in the Obama administration.“As Pope Francis has said on a number of occasions, we need to build bridges, not walls. I pray that the United States will help build a bridge to peace between Israelis and Palestinians,” Bishop Oscar Cantú of Las Cruces said … [Read more...]

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Grand jury indicts leaders behind undercover Planned Parenthood videos

Houston, Texas, Jan 25, 2016 / 04:42 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A Houston grand jury on Monday indicted the leaders behind the undercover videos which exposed Planned Parenthood’s role in offering fetal tissue for compensation. The grand jury had been investigating alleged misconduct by Planned Parenthood.David Daleiden, project lead at the Center for Medical Progress, and fellow worker Sandra Merritt were indicted Jan. 25 on a second-degree felony charge of “tampering with a … [Read more...]

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