Archive for February 13, 2024

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By Kate Quiñones

Religious sisters urge passage of aid bill to ‘break link’ between trafficking, migration

The Frederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act is on the docket for the House of Representatives this... Read more

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Another Byzantine-era church in Turkey to revert to mosque

After serving as a museum for more than 79 years, the Turkish government is proceeding with plans to make the... Read more


By Andrés Henríquez

5 ways to observe St. Valentine’s Day and Ash Wednesday

A seminarian from Chile offers couples some advice for marking both days on Feb. 14. Read more

Pope Francis meets with members of the Pontifical Academy for Life on Feb. 12, 2024, at the Vatican.?w=200&h=150

By Matthew Santucci

Pope Francis: Technological development must promote the human being

The pope’s comments come as members of the Pontifical Academy for Life are meeting in Rome from Feb. 12–14 for... Read more

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By Courtney Mares

Pope Francis appoints Father James Ruggieri as bishop of Portland, Maine

The Vatican announced on Feb. 13 that the 56-year-old priest from Providence, Rhode Island, will be ordained as the bishop... Read more

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By AC Wimmer

Attacks against Christians in Jerusalem ‘reprehensible,’ Jewish historian says

“Especially in Jerusalem, orthodox activists consider themselves exemplary Jews when they spit on or even beat Christians or Muslims,” Michael... Read more

Dr. Brad Wilcox, director of the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia, speaks to ENN Host Tracy Sabol on Feb. 12, 2024.?w=200&h=150

By Daniel Payne

Married, churchgoing couples among the happiest, data says

Contrary to popular perception, data indicate that married men and women are markedly happier than their unmarried counterparts. Read more

Mary Help of Christians Basilica on the campus of Belmont Abbey College in Belmont, North Carolina.?w=200&h=150

By Joe Bukuras

Major expansions coming to Belmont Abbey College after fundraising feat

The North Carolina school quickly hit its fundraising goal of $100 million two years ahead of schedule. Read more

Hong Kong.Hong Kong media tycoon and founder of Apple Daily newspaper Jimmy Lai Chee Ying arrives at the West Kowloon Magistrates' Court, May 18, 2020.?w=200&h=150

By Tyler Arnold

Hong Kong activist: Proposed law could worsen religious liberty, persecute Catholics

If enacted, Article 23 would expand the law to bolster the government’s crackdown on political dissidents, which has been ongoing... Read more

Thomas (Joey Vahedi) and Ramah (Yasmine Al-Bustami) in Season Four of "The Chosen."?w=200&h=150

By Francesca Pollio Fenton

When it comes to ‘The Chosen’ Season Four, expect the unexpected

The first few episodes of the new season of “The Chosen” have been released in theaters and give viewers some... Read more