Kevin Nelson reports from the CatholicTV news desk:

  • Boston marks first anniversary of Boston marathon bombings.
  • Pope Francis speaks to priests about self-denial at his Chrism Mass homily.
  • Diplomats from Ukraine, Russia, the U.S. and the European Union held peace talks in Geneva.

Kevin Nelson provides the latest Catholic news on these stories:

  • Pope Francis begins Holy Week liturgies at the Vatican.
  • Pope Francis presides over transfer of the World Youth Day cross from Brazil to Poland.
  • Georgetown University hosts first US rendition of The Courtyard of the Gentiles.

Kate Andrews delivers Catholic news on these headlines: 

  • Pope Francis meets with victims of human trafficking.
  • Cancer treatments to keep Cardinal Francis George home for the canonizations of Blesseds John XXIII and John Paul II.
  • Survey shows most American priests find the new translation awkward.

Kevin Nelson from the CatholicTV Network News Center. Headlines:  

  • Pope Francis welcomes King and Prince of Jordan to the Vatican for tea.
  • Atlanta Archbishop Wilton Gregory announces that he will be selling the $2.2 million archbishop's residence recently built for him.
  • 75-year-old Dutch Jesuit, Father Frans van der Lugt has been killed in Syria.

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Catholic Newsbreak

Kevin Nelson reports from the CatholicTV newsdesk, providing semiweekly updates with the most important Catholic news.

Host bio

Born and raised in the West Roxbury section of Boston, Kevin Nelson has not strayed too far from his roots. He has been with the CatholicTV Network since January of 1996 and has been involved in many different aspects of the television process. Read More