David Scott

David Scott

David Scott is Editor-in-Chief of Catholic News Agency/EWTN News

Articles by David Scott

In new book excerpts, Pope tackles debates over Jews, Judas and Last Supper

Mar 2, 2011 / 12:10 pm

In his new book, the second volume of “Jesus of Nazareth,” Pope Benedict XVI demonstrates again that “scientific” study of the Scriptures can be joined with a prayerful attitude to yield penetrating spiritual insights.

Going home after 20 years, Cleveland missionary honored as ‘Noble Friend of El Salvador’

Feb 12, 2011 / 15:59 pm

One day in the port city of La Libertad, on the southern coast of El Salvador, a young boy who was preparing for his first Communion asked Msgr. Richard Antall if killing birds with a slingshot was a mortal sin.

Beyond the controversy, a revealing glimpse into the mind of the Pope

Nov 22, 2010 / 16:52 pm

Perhaps it is the legacy of his early years as a professor, but Pope Benedict XVI seems to relish the chance to speak spontaneously and to take questions from a crowd.

Pope calls for Church to rediscover the Word of God

Nov 11, 2010 / 18:07 pm

Pope Benedict XVI has issued a lofty and impassioned plea for everyone in the Church to rediscover the Bible and to grow in “an ever greater love of the Word of God.”