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Abortion has been in the spotlight recently, with new laws in Australia and a Supreme Court case to be heard early next year in the United States. In late November the Australian state of Tasmania decriminalized abortion, but with some added measures. The new law bans any form of protest, even a silent one, withi...read more
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Catholic social doctrine is often misunderstood and as often, simply ignored. A new book seeks to remedy this by providing an overview of more than a century of papal writings. “For a long …read more
Postponed motherhood, with the help of IVF, is an increasingly common practice, but women may well be led to false assumptions regarding their chances of success. This is one of the main …read more
With Pope Francis and the Vatican very much in the news two recent books by former ambassadors to the Holy See contain some interesting insights into the Church. Tim Fisher was Australia’s …read more
The last decade or so has been a difficult time for Catholics and the Catholic Church in the United States, observed Sam Gregg in the introduction to his latest book. The somewhat unlikely …read more
The persecution of Christians is “the most dramatic religion story of the early 21st century,” according to the latest book by religion reporter John Allen. In “The Global War on Christians: …read more