Last article of section "Life Issues"
The British Parliament is currently considering the legalization of assisted suicide. The act under consideration was introduced by Lord Falconer and eschews the term “suicide,” preferring instead the euphemism “assisted dying.” Under current British law outlined in the 1961 Suicide Act, it is a crime to encourage ...read more
Articles from section "Life Issues"
During his apostolic visit to South Korea, Pope Francis has made a solemn visit to a garden memorial to pray for aborted babies. The Pope prayed in silence in front of the symbolic cemetery …read more
Young Catholics should stand their ground “armed with spiritual weapons” ready to challenge the destructive ideologies of the 21st century, a bishop has told a summer gathering. Bishop Mark …read more
By Monica Doumit A campaign has begun in Australia to raise funds for baby Gammy, a 6-month-old boy with Down’s Syndrome and congenital heart disease currently living in Thailand. He was born …read more
By Robert Clarke of Alliance Defending Freedom The United Kingdom’s Supreme Court handed down a landmark decision at the end of June concerning assisted suicide. InR (Nicklinson & Anor) …read more
An order of sisters, a former state Catholic Conference leader and an archdiocesan social justice director received the 2014 People of Life Award for lifetime commitment to the pro-life …read more