Archive of June 22, 2017

Calif. court drops 14 charges against Planned Parenthood investigator

Jun 22, 2017 - 04:43 pm .- A California court on Wednesday dismissed 14 of 15 criminal charges against an undercover journalist behind the video exposé of Planned Parenthood’s role in the fetal tissue trade.

US military archbishop prays for victims of USS Fitzgerald collision

Jun 22, 2017 - 03:00 pm .- On Wednesday the Archbishop for Military Services, USA offered his prayers and condolences for the sailors who perished on USS Fitzgerald after colliding with a container ship off the coast of south east Japan last week.

Youssef Absi elected Patriarch of Melkite Greek Catholic Church

Jun 22, 2017 - 12:07 pm .- The synod of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church elected on Wednesday Archbishop Youssef Absi as the Church's new patriarch, who received ecclesiastical communion from Pope Francis the following day.

'A saint for our times' – the inspiring story of Chiara Corbella Petrillo

Jun 22, 2017 - 09:05 am .- Chiara Corbella Petrillo lived a short life.   

Pope Francis meets Dutch king and queen, returns long-lost stick

Jun 22, 2017 - 07:32 am .- On Thursday Pope Francis met with King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, as part of the visit returning to them a long-lost royal stick of a 16th century Dutch king.

This pro-life talk at Google's headquarters was a hit

Jun 22, 2017 - 05:52 am .- A pro-life activist walks into Google’s headquarters and delivers a speech so compelling that within 24 hours, the online video of it surpassed a similar speech given by the head of Planned Parenthood.

Euthanasia mindset looms over disabled baby's legal fight, ethicist warns

Jun 22, 2017 - 03:01 am .- Legal efforts to bar the parents of a British baby born with a disabling medical condition from seeking treatment overseas are based on deep ethical errors, a Catholic expert in medical ethics has warned.

We must speak, act more on criminal justice reform, Christian leaders insist

Jun 22, 2017 - 12:04 am .- With the justice system rife with abuse, there is still much work to be done to call the faithful to minister to prisoners, victims, and their families, Christian leaders maintained on Tuesday.

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