Last Updated: May 29, 2016

Archbishop Shevchuk on the 'silent war' no one cares about

Kyiv, Ukraine, May 29, 2016 / 05:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- It's a conflict that's been raging in Ukraine for two years, costing thousands of lives and displacing millions of people. But the international community seems to have largely forgotten about it.

Pope Francis asks kids to join Syrian children in praying for peace

Vatican City, May 29, 2016 / 07:19 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Millions of children have either been killed, displaced or orphaned as a result of Syria’s ongoing, bloody civil war.

Pope Francis meets with Singapore's president at the Vatican

Vatican City, May 28, 2016 / 07:58 am (EWTN News/CNA).- On Saturday, Pope Francis met with the president of the Republic of Singapore, marking 35 years of diplomatic relations between the Southeast Asian country and the Holy See, and the first ever state visit by a Singaporean president to a Pope.

Cardinal Capovilla, close friend of Saint John XXIII, dies at 100

Bergamo, Italy, May 27, 2016 / 04:04 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Cardinal Loris Capovilla, St. John XXIII’s personal secretary, died May 26 at the age of 100. He had been the closest collaborator of the sainted “Good Pope John” for ten years.