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Not just a mother to Catholics - locals reflect on Mother Angelica

Apr 5, 2016 - 12:06 pm .- Mother Angelica may have had an international television audience, but she also left an impression in her own backyard.

The Vatican remembers the 'unconventionally angelic' Mother Angelica

Apr 2, 2016 - 10:20 am .- After the death of Mother Angelica, founder of EWTN, on Easter Sunday, many in and around the Vatican praised the bold nun’s courageous witness at a time of crisis in the Church, and expressed their appreciation for the work EWTN continues to do.

[WATCH] Funeral Mass of Mother Mary Angelica of the Annunciation

Apr 1, 2016 - 09:40 am .- Archbishop Charles J. Chaput presides over the Solemn Funeral Mass for EWTN Foundress, Mother Angelica, live from the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Hanceville, Al.

The 'boast' of Mother Angelica was in Christ, not herself

Mar 31, 2016 - 07:33 pm .- The life of EWTN foundress Mother Angelica was a testament to St. Paul’s teaching that “God chose the weak of the world to shame the strong,” preached the celebrant of vespers at a prayer vigil offered for her repose.

We asked and you answered: How Mother Angelica touched your lives

Mar 31, 2016 - 04:37 pm .- Here are just a few of the stories from our readers

Vatican spokesman recalls joy of meeting Mother Angelica

Mar 29, 2016 - 11:00 am .- After hearing of the death of Mother Angelica on Easter Sunday, Fr. Federico Lombardi, the Vatican’s spokesman, recalled the joy of being able to meet the nun several years ago in Birmingham, Alabama.

How the 'pirate nun' changed a gay man's life

Mar 29, 2016 - 03:02 am .- Paul Darrow went to his first gay beach when he was 15.

Benedict XVI responds to Mother Angelica's death

Mar 28, 2016 - 02:54 pm .- Benedict XVI had a special response to Mother Angelica’s death falling on Easter Sunday: “it’s a gift.”

Schedule of events: Mother Angelica's funeral

Mar 27, 2016 - 08:48 pm .- Mother Mary Angelica of the Annunciation, foundress of the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN), passed away on March 27 after a lengthy struggle with the aftereffects of a stroke. She was 92 years old.

Mother Angelica, foundress of EWTN, dies on Easter

Mar 27, 2016 - 06:00 pm .- The Catholic Church in the United States has lost the Poor Clare nun who changed the face of Catholicism in the United States and around the world. Mother Mary Angelica of the Annunciation, foundress of the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN), passed away on March 27 after a lengthy struggle with the aftereffects of a stroke. She was 92 years old.

Mother Angelica still in 'delicate' condition, fellow nuns ask for prayers

Feb 22, 2016 - 06:00 am .- The nuns of Mother Angelica's monastery have thanked those who have prayed for the EWTN founder and have asked continued prayers for the 92-year-old nun.

EWTN disappointed but hopeful after latest HHS mandate ruling

Feb 18, 2016 - 02:36 pm .- In a 2-1 decision delivered Feb. 18, a federal court ruled against the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) in its challenge to the federal contraception mandate.

Pope Francis sends airborne blessing to Mother Angelica

Feb 12, 2016 - 09:28 am .- While on board the plane taking him to Cuba and then Mexico, Pope Francis took a moment to send a special blessing to EWTN’s foundress Mother Angelica, and to ask her for her prayers.

EWTN files brief before Supreme Court in mandate challenge

Jan 12, 2016 - 08:52 pm .- As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to hear a religious freedom case against the federal contraception mandate, the EWTN Global Catholic Network has filed a brief with the court.  

EWTN case against mandate likely on hold until Supreme Court decision

Nov 6, 2015 - 01:56 pm .- With the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to hear all cases against the federal contraception mandate that have received an appellate ruling, EWTN’s case will likely be put on hold until a final decision is reached.  

These twin friars are taking it to the streets - and your TV - to save souls

May 19, 2015 - 04:01 am .- It’s a good thing Brother Angelus wears glasses, otherwise it would be really hard to tell him apart from Brother Innocent.

EWTN named religious television station of the year

May 12, 2015 - 04:49 pm .- For the third consecutive year, EWTN Global Catholic Network has been awarded the 2015 Gabriel Award for Religious Television Station of the Year – a prestigious honor which acknowledges the Network's programming, community service, and production values.

EWTN to appeals court: religious freedom at stake in HHS mandate case

Feb 4, 2015 - 02:20 pm .- A federal appeals court heard oral arguments Wednesday over whether the EWTN Global Catholic Network should be required to abide by the federal contraception mandate in violation of its religious convictions.

Appeals court to hear EWTN contraception mandate case Feb. 4

Feb 3, 2015 - 01:20 pm .- On Wednesday, Feb. 4, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta will hear oral arguments in a case brought by EWTN Global Catholic Network against the federal contraception mandate.

EWTN series to profile Catholics who 'come home'

Aug 27, 2014 - 08:02 pm .- The evangelization group Catholics Come Home is set to premiere a 13-episode television series that fosters engagement in the “New Evangelization” and interviews people who have recently returned to the Catholic faith.

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