Last Updated: Oct 31, 2014

Was the last 'witch' of Boston actually a Catholic martyr?

Boston, Mass., Oct 31, 2014 / 05:09 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The last person hanged for witchcraft in Boston could be considered a Catholic martyr.

Want to bolster families? Return to Gospel concepts of freedom, fidelity

Washington D.C., Oct 31, 2014 / 03:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Church must work to strengthen the family by helping couples practice Christian concepts of virtues if it wishes to “open wide the doors to Christ” in the vision of St. John Paul II, the head of the Knights of Columbus said on Wednesday.

March of Saints aims to catechize Filipino children about heaven

Manila, Philippines, Oct 30, 2014 / 09:07 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Families in Manila are gearing up to march in a colorful Oct. 31 parade dressed as their favorite saints, to evangelize and to catechize on heaven and the communion of the saints.

How one cardinal proposes to correct ignorance of marriage's nature

Vatican City, Oct 30, 2014 / 04:50 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- According to the Archbishop of Washington, the recent Synod on the Family worked to address the challenge that many young people today don’t fully understand the nature of marriage.