Archive of June 23, 2018

#BigFertility: New documentary aims to shed light on the surrogacy industry

Jun 23, 2018 - 04:40 pm .- Becoming a surrogate mother seemed like a natural option for Kelly Martinez, who enjoyed helping people and liked being pregnant.

Ex-Vatican diplomat found guilty of child porn charges

Jun 23, 2018 - 06:20 am .- At the close of his civil trial in the Vatican, former Holy See diplomat Msgr. Carlo Alberto Capella was found guilty of possessing and distributing child pornography and given a five-year prison sentence.

Filipino bishops hesitant about priests seeking gun permits

Jun 23, 2018 - 06:04 am .- After three priests were murdered during the last six months, Philippine officials say they have received gun carry permit applications from nearly 250 religious workers, including 188 Catholic priests – but some of the country’s bishops have raised concerns about a priest carrying a weapon.