Sanctity Of Life

Thumbnail florida department of corrections execution chamber 1 credit florida state correctional facility cna 10 27 15 As Florida execution approaches, bishops urge governor to take pro-life path

An imminent execution scheduled for this week is the wrong path, said Florida’s Catholic bishops, urging the governor of the state to intervene....

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Thumbnail vote credit ally aubry via flickr cc by 20 filter added cna Bishop poses ten questions for Catholic Brits ahead of general election

Portsmouth, England, May 15, 2017 / 03:30 am (CNA/EWTN News).- An English bishop has asked the people of his diocese to remember the sanctity of...

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Ottawa, Canada, Jul 6, 2017 / 12:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Responding to a Canadian politician who called abortion a central aspect of the country's...

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Thumbnail charlie gard  photo charlie gards gofundme page cna Charlie Gard raises questions of parents' rights, government limits

London, England, Jul 25, 2017 / 03:18 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- For the past few months the world has watched closely as the parents of a gravely ill...

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Thumbnail charlie gard  photo charlie gards gofundme page cna Charlie Gard's family could be allowed permanent US residency

Washington D.C., Jul 19, 2017 / 04:41 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Amid the Gard family's legal battle in the U.K. to pursue experimental treatment for...

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Thumbnail charlie gard holds metal of st jude credit featureworld cna Charlie Gard was baptized, held St. Jude medal before death

Charlie Gard, an 11 month-old British infant who made headlines around the world over a fierce legal battle on parental rights, had been baptized...

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Catholics and Christian leaders from several denominations have joined forces in the Australian state of Victoria to decry a bill in favor of...

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London, England, Jul 26, 2017 / 02:33 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After ending their legal fight to seek further treatment for their 11-month-old son, the...

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Thumbnail human embryo file photo credit firstbrook just click 100 via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 2 3 15 'Embryo jewelry' a sign we've taken the wrong path, IVF critic says

Sydney, Australia, May 5, 2017 / 01:18 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- For one critic, a report that IVF-conceived embryos are being cremated and turned into...

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Thumbnail charlie gard photo facebook charlie gards fight cna Francis prays for Charlie Gard, as his parents end legal battle

Vatican City, Jul 24, 2017 / 04:20 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After a US neurologist determined that an experimental therapy could no longer potentially...

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Thumbnail pregnant woman credit chris martino via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 5 28 15 High court weighs constitutionality of Chile's abortion bill

After the recent passage of a bill that would allow some abortions in Chile, the country's high court is considering whether or not the bill is a...

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Thumbnail by srisakorn wonglakorn via shutterstock How one cardinal believes euthanasia can be shown as 'toxic'

Toronto, Canada, May 18, 2017 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Legalized euthanasia must still be fought – and that fight requires a broad argument...

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Thumbnail charlie gard cna London hospital seeks another hearing in Charlie Gard case

London, England, Jul 7, 2017 / 04:46 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Great Ormond Street Hospital in London is applying for a new hearing with the high court...

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Thumbnail death penalty credit california department of corrections and rehabilitation wikipedia cc 20 cna New pledge aims to amplify Catholic opposition to death penalty

Washington D.C., May 14, 2017 / 06:01 am (CNA).- A Catholic pledge against the death penalty cites Pope Francis’ stand as a motive to increase...

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South Bend, Ind., May 22, 2017 / 02:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- U.S. Vice President Mike Pence challenged University of Notre Dame graduates on...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square during the wednesday general audience on may 28 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 7 cna 5 28 14 Pope asks for parents' wishes to be respected in Charlie Gard case

Vatican City, Jul 2, 2017 / 01:41 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Stepping into a tumultuous legal battle involving a UK couple's push for a say in the...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 409500925 Pope orders Belgian religious group to stop offering euthanasia to patients

Pope Francis is cracking down on a Belgian Brothers of Charity-run organization, giving the group until the end of August to stop offering...

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Thumbnail charlie gard cna Pope's hospital in Rome offers to take Charlie Gard

Vatican City, Jul 3, 2017 / 08:17 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The president of the Pediatric Hospital Bambino Gesu in Rome, also known as the "Pope's...

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