Archive of January 19, 2019

'I survived my mom’s abortion appointment:' Voices from the March for Life

Jan 19, 2019 - 04:00 pm .- The March, held Friday, traced the annual route along the National Mall in Washington, DC. It was the Dillers’ second march as a family. Their group of 14 includes the Diller brothers, their wives Robin and Lisa, and their collective ten children.

NY bishops lament bill to expand abortion in state

Jan 19, 2019 - 03:01 pm .- The bishops of New York decried Thursday the likely passage of the Reproductive Health Act, which would expand abortion access throughout the state, noting it will only increase family suffering.

When a baby dies, faith and medicine aim for compassion

Jan 19, 2019 - 10:00 am .- Grieving a miscarriage or stillbirth can be heart-wrenching. As awareness of that difficulty grows, medical professionals and clergy strive to offer meaningful ways to help parents mourn.

Vatican transfers task of Ecclesia Dei to the Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith

Jan 19, 2019 - 06:02 am .- Pope Francis issued a motu proprio Saturday ending the pontifical commission Ecclesia Dei and creating an office within the Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith to focus on doctrinal dialogue with traditionalist groups.

Terror cannot be the seed of peace, Bogota cardinal says after car bomb

Jan 19, 2019 - 06:01 am .- Cardinal Ruben Salazar Gomez of Bogota said that terror can never be the seed of justice and peace, following Thursday's car bomb attack at a police academy in the Colombian capital.