Last Updated: May 28, 2017

Denver to provide lockers for city's homeless

Denver, Colo., May 27, 2017 / 05:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In response to Denver's large homeless population, the city is providing lockers for the homeless to place their belongings so they can take better advantage of local outreach programs.

This is the first laundry with Down syndrome workers in Latin America

Concepción, Chile, May 28, 2017 / 05:09 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Three years ago the Church in Chile launched “Lavandería 21,” a new work inclusion project for people with Downs syndrome, whose results today far exceed what was hoped.

Our task is to make the Gospel accessible, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, May 28, 2017 / 05:21 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On the Feast of the Ascension, Pope Francis said that when Jesus rose into heaven, he entrusted his Church with the great and dignified responsibility of spreading his Word and making it accessible to everyone.

US bishop says Trump budget at odds with Catholic, American ideals

Louisville, Ky., May 26, 2017 / 06:22 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The former head of the US bishops decried President Trump's budget plan, claiming its cuts to social services conflict with both the Catholic faith and American principles.