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With the Catechism's clear defense of human life from the moment of conception, the Catholic Church is one of the most vocal advocates for an end to elective abortion. It's natural that many Catholics, then, are leaders in the pro-life movement. But Catholics and other Christians are hardly the only pro-lifers, a...read more
Articles from section "Science"
The Astrum 2009 exhibition, opening Friday in the Vatican Museums, will showcase astronomical instruments over four centuries old next to the most modern counterparts. Archbishop Gianfranco …read more
Research seeking to uncover the secrets of the brain can have positive or negative effects on the protection of human dignity. Elements of that research and its applications to human subjects …read more
The question of genetically modified seeds is, in itself, not a religious matter -- certainly not a matter of faith. Yet, it is nearly a religious matter, because it is intertwined with issues …read more
Biotechnology guided by morality could greatly aid poor countries in Africa, said the former secretary of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace in a congress dedicated to that …read more