Seven Christians detained several days in Laos

Savannakhet, Laos, Jan 3, 2019 / 03:19 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Seven Christians in a Laotian village were arrested and detained for several days for holding a church service deemed illegal. They were arrested Dec. 29 and released Jan. 2, according to Radio Free Asia,...

New Congress is more than one-third Catholic

Washington D.C., Jan 3, 2019 / 04:10 pm (CNA).- The 116th Congress was gavelled into session on January 3, bringing almost 100 new lawmakers into office, and with Catholics making up nearly 30 percent of the congressional freshman class.   Catholics account for...