Morality

Thumbnail shutterstock 447962893 American values

Speaking at a memorial service for the five Dallas police officers killed by a gunman in retaliation for police shootings of blacks, President...

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Thumbnail pill bottle credit andy dean photography via wwwshutterstockcom cna Assisted suicide approved by Washington DC city council

Washington D.C., Nov 2, 2016 / 04:19 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Representatives of the nation’s capital voted Tuesday to approve physician-assisted...

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Thumbnail crucifix book credit masterchief productions via shutterstock cna British Columbia's highest court upholds religious freedom

Vancouver, Canada, Nov 8, 2016 / 11:56 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a unanimous ruling, the highest court in British Columbia said that a Christian law...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 321330785 Catholic leaders: Say ‘no’ to recreational marijuana

Catholic leaders are urging their congregations to reject Proposition 64, the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, which would allow adults 21 years of age...

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Thumbnail 100 days ‘City of God’: Beyond Trump’s first 100 days

It’s hard not to be uneasy about politics these days. Even among those most sober and prayerful and encouraging toward a settling-in administration...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 462760342 Considering the Options for Infertile Couples

When Catholic couples experience trouble getting pregnant, they often seek medical help and begin to research what options are available to them. A...

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Thumbnail pills credit sandramatic via wwwshutterstockcom cna Don't shift on assisted suicide, Catholics urge US medical group

Washington D.C., Nov 5, 2016 / 04:48 am (CNA/EWTN News).- For years, the American Medical Association has held a strong stance against measures...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 627505454 Doping Athletes

The use of performance-enhancing drugs by professional athletes not only leads to serious challenges in maintaining a level playing field in...

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Thumbnail marriage credit ivan galashchuk via wwwshutterstockcom cna 10 14 15 Evangelicals' Nashville Statement 'largely consonant' with Catholic thought

An Evangelical Christian coalition’s statement on marriage, sexuality, and gender identity is “largely consonant” with Catholic thought, according...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 25943326 Five-hundred years of misunderstanding

The heart has its reasons, says Pascal, and sometimes those reasons have a long history. Recently, I signed a card for a friend, a devout...

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Thumbnail classroom credit p chinnapong via wwwshutterstockcom cna Gay marriage lawsuit against Catholic school not expected to succeed

Charlotte, N.C., Jan 17, 2017 / 05:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A lawsuit against a Catholic high school claims that it was illegal discrimination to...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 530750827 “It’s Not Wrong, If It Feels Right!”

Many people today believe that moral judgments and values are merely expressions of sentiment. They deny that moral values are fixed or universally...

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Thumbnail marijuana credit pe3k via wwwshutterstockcom cna 12 18 15 Marijuana scores badly in 'entirely predictable' report

Denver, Colo., Apr 20, 2017 / 03:02 am (CNA).- A recent report shows that traffic deaths, crime, emergency room visits and youth usage of marijuana...

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Thumbnail theologyofthebodycongress Redirection, not suppression: Congress unfolds St. John Paul II’s theology of the body

ONTARIO — The groundbreaking work of Catholic authors, theologians, a pope and a saint inspired the third annual Theology of the Body Congress...

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Thumbnail bridegroom Sex and our culture

No generation in history, I suspect, has ever experienced as much change as we have experienced in the past 60 years.That change is not just in the...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 183188573 Software, moral formatting and living in sin

While I was doing graduate studies in Belgium, I lived at the American College in Leuven. On staff there at the time, in the housekeeping and...

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Thumbnail thomasmerton The importance of the interior and private

We can never be challenged too strongly with regards to being committed to social justice. A key, non-negotiable, summons that comes from Jesus...

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Thumbnail surgery credit sfam photo shutterstock cna The problem with killing coma patients for their organs

London, England, Sep 9, 2016 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- There are severe ethical shortcomings in a British doctor's proposal to help unconscious...

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