By Doug Mainwaring, LifeSiteNews - Regarding troubling developments in the current papacy, author and historian Henry Sire said Catholic lay people “can’t just do nothing, because this would obviously give Pope Francis the idea that he can go ahead with his program, without any opposition.”.. “Catholics have always realized that this was a right and a duty of Catholics,” he added.
By Michael W. Chapman, CNSNews - The Medical Ethics Alliance condemned the directors of the Alder Hey Hospital in Liverpool, England, for refusing to allow a 23-month-old child, Alfie Evans, who has a degenerative neurological condition, to travel to Italy for treatment.... The Alder Hey Hospital, funded by the government-run British National Health Service (NHS), said it was "not in Alfie's best interests" to continue treatment and the child has been taken off of a ventilator.
By Christine Rousselle/CNA/EWTN News -A proposed law in California could have a chilling effect on free speech, warn critics who fear that it could ban efforts to explain and promote Christian teaching on sexual morality... “The broad reach of AB 2942 leaves even simple religious speech on same-sex attraction or activities open to legal action and impinges on the basic human right of freedom of religion,”
By James Robison, The Stream - Responsibility, compassion, and freedom can’t even exist when we ignore the first issue. The very right to life.... It is unimaginable that a once-great nation is not only tolerating but defending and even supporting abortion with our tax dollars... A nation cannot continue killing its children and expect to escape the consequences. We need not tremble at the judgment of God as much as the fruit of our own savagery....