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Actor, director, screenwriter, and producer Emilio Estevez talks with Raymond Arroyo in a May 11, 2023, interview on “The World Over with Raymond Arroyo.”

Missed the rerelease of Emilio Estevez’s ‘The Way’? There’s still a chance to see it

May 18, 2023

By Tina Dennelly

If you missed the one-day-only rerelease of “The Way” on Tuesday, May 16, you will still have another chance to... Read more


New accusations of sexual abuse against Jesuits in Bolivia

May 17, 2023

By Julieta Villar

Following a report that documented the serial sexual abuse committed in Bolivia by a Jesuit priest, new accusations have been... Read more

Plenary of the Spanish Episcopal Conference.

Spanish bishops: Abortion as a right makes the unborn child ‘a true undocumented person’

May 11, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

The Spanish Bishops’ Conference criticized the May 9 ruling by the country’s constitutional court that upheld abortion as a right. Read more


Spanish court to investigate artists for exhibiting blasphemous sculptures

May 1, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

The complaint alleges the so-called Collective of Southern Artists (CAS) committed the crime of derision of the Christian faith. Read more

Church of Our Lady of La Palma in Algeciras, Spain.

Islamic terrorist in Jan. 25 attacks in Spain said Christian faith ‘must be eliminated’

Apr 28, 2023

By ACI Prensa

Yassine Kanjaa carried out jihadist attacks in Algeciras, Spain, killing a sacristan and seriously wounding a priest in two different... Read more

"The Mystery Man Exhibition" presents a model of the crucified Jesus based on the Shroud of Turin.

The first hyper-realistic body of Christ based on the Holy Shroud is on exhibit in Spain

An exhibition of the first hyper-realistic recreation of the body of Christ based on data obtained from the Shroud of... Read more

As Holy Week 2023 processions began in Spain, three wooden carvings of the Virgin Mary were damaged by fire in three separate incidents.

Fire damages three statues of the Virgin Mary in Spain at start of Holy Week

Apr 3, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

As Holy Week processions began in Spain, three wooden carvings of the Virgin Mary were damaged by fire in three... Read more

Cardinal Juan José Omella, the archbishop of Barcelona, Spain, and Spain's Ombudsman Ángel Gabilondo.

Spanish bishops deliver six volumes of information on sex abuse cases to ombudsman

Mar 30, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

Cardinal Juan José Omella said that these situations cause “great harm, not only to the Church but [also] to society.” Read more

Teresa Agulló, defender of the Cross of Callosa de Segura in Spain.

Courageous grandmother who led fight to stop removal of cross from plaza in Spain dies

Mar 27, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

Teresa Agulló Cayuelas was fined for her efforts to prevent the removal of an emblematic cross in Callosa de Segura,... Read more


Marianists in Spain under fire for lack of transparency regarding sex ed program

Mar 26, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

Parents of students at a Marianist school in Spain expressed their “stark distrust” in the Marianists and in their sex... Read more


Spanish bishop criticizes Constitutional Court for upholding euthanasia law

Mar 24, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

Bishop José Ignacio Munilla charged that the court’s decision was one “in which ideology supersedes reason and law.” Read more


Church in Spain has fewer than 1,000 diocesan seminarians for first time in 21 years

Mar 16, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

Spanish seminaries continue to suffer a downward trend in enrollment. Read more

Banner of the Yes to Life demonstration held in Madrid on March 12, 2023.

Thousands turn out for pro-life march in Spain to oppose laws that threaten human life

Mar 13, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

Thousands turned out for the Yes to Life march in Madrid, Spain, on Sunday, March 12. Read more

40 Days for Life volunteers pray at the gates of an abortion in Castellón, Spain.

40 Days for Life in Spain tells volunteers to film or record their prayer time outside abortion clinics

Mar 8, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

The 40 Days for Life campaign in Spain has advised volunteers to record their entire prayer time due to pressure... Read more


Pontifical university in Spain asks alumni in survey if they are male, female, or ‘other’

Mar 2, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

The Pontifical University of Comillas in Spain has sent a survey to its former students asking them to specify their... Read more

Minister of the Interior of Spain Fernando Grande-Marlaska.

Spanish government reproached for lack of response to jihadist attack on churches that left one dead

Feb 27, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

The Observatory for Religious and Conscience Freedom criticized the Spanish government for its “silence and inaction” in the face of... Read more


Spain passes transgender law allowing minors treatment without parental consent

Feb 17, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

The law will allow transgender genital surgery and hormonal treatments from the age of 16 without parental consent. Read more

The minister of equality of Spain, Irene Montero, in the Congress of Deputies.

Spain passes new abortion law even more permissive than one upheld by Constitutional Court

Feb 17, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

The law’s provisions are even more harmful than those of the law passed in 2010 that was recently upheld by... Read more

Bishop José Ignacio Munilla of Orihuela-Alicante, Spain.

Spanish bishop proclaims the right to life doesn’t come from the ballot box or a court

Feb 13, 2023

By Nicolás de Cárdenas

“There are human beings who do not have human rights. It’s the obvious conclusion,” said Bishop José Ignacio Munilla of... Read more

Logos of WYD Lisbon 2023 and the 2030 Agenda.

Spanish bishop: Reference to UN’s Agenda 2030 on World Youth Day website was ‘a mistake’

Jan 31, 2023

By CNA Staff

The bishop of Orihuela-Alicante in Spain, José Ignacio Munilla, called the reference to the United Nations’ Agenda 2030 on the... Read more