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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
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On the 40th anniversary of mankind's first moonwalk, the Vatican spokesman is acknowledging the event's lesson about the value of human genius when it is aware of its limits. Jesuit Father …read more
A new edition of the investigations into the Galileo case has been released by the Vatican Secret Archives. The volume, "I ducomenti vaticani del processo di Galileo Galilei” (Vatican …read more
A renovated convent in Albano, Italy, is the new home of the Vatican Observatory -- a change that will give the Jesuits who work there better living and working space, and better accommodate …read more
The Vatican Secret Archives will publish a new edition of the documents regarding the Galileo case as part of the celebrations marking this International Year of Astronomy. The volume is …read more
There is a fundamental dialogue between faith and reason, and an international conference on Galileo can serve to prove it, according to the archbishop of Florence. Archbishop Giuseppe Betori …read more