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(L-R) Clinton Foundation Chair Chelsea Clinton, Dr. Anthony Fauci of the Biden administration and anthropologist Jane Goodall all took part in the Vatican's Health Conference May 6-8, 2021. (photo: Wikimedia Commons)

No effort was made to communicate the Church’s call for vaccines made without using abortion-derived tissues, or to present Church wisdom on a number of issues discussed at the event.

By Edward Pentin, National Catholic Register, May 12, 2021

Edward PentinVATICAN CITY — A three-day conference on global health co-hosted by the Pontifical Council for Culture wrapped up last week with Pope Francis praising the online event for uniting “philosophical and theological reflection to scientific research, especially in the field of medicine.”

More than 100 speakers, including eminent doctors and medical experts and the CEOs of COVID vaccine manufacturers Moderna and Pfizer, took part, as did such well-known figures as the Biden administration’s chief medical officer, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Chelsea Clinton, supermodel Cindy Crawford and conservationist Jane Goodall. …