• Most people have heard of Buck v. Bell (1927), in which the Supreme Court of the United States ruled lawful a Virginia statute permitting sterilization of the “unfit.” Many know the infamous line of […]
Washington D.C., May 7, 2021 / 18:00 pm (CNA).
Arizona’s five bishops expressed their gratitude at a new law forbidding hospitals from unduly restricting clergy visitations during the COVID-19 pandemic. “During the pandemi… […]
Pregnancy Test. / Flickr/Ernesto Andrade.
Bogotá, Colombia, May 7, 2021 / 12:05 pm (CNA).
“Abortion is a scourge that kills many children and moms, it kills more than COVID. It’s relentless,” said Liz Martínez, a 33-year-old Colombian mother who… […]
June 25, 2020: Health workers arrive at a check-up camp in Malad / Manoej Paateel/Shutterstock
Washington D.C., May 5, 2021 / 16:00 pm (CNA).
Catholic aid groups are mobilizing relief efforts in India, as the country is gripped by a worsening ou… […]
Historic court house and post office in Charleston, South Carolina / Jon Bilous/Shutterstock
Denver, Colo., May 5, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA).
A 19th-century constitutional amendment in South Carolina is wrongly blocking coronavirus relief money for … […]
Washington D.C., Apr 29, 2021 / 07:00 am (CNA).
With concerns that suicide rates are rising in communities of color during the pandemic, Catholic mental health workers say the Church can play a key role in response.Clair… […]
Biology major Michael Rohall and Franciscan University biology professor Dr. Kyle McKenna prepare to analyze blood samples for coronavirus specific antibodies. Photo courtesy of the Franciscan University of Steubenville.
Steubenville, Ohio, Apr … […]
MADISON, Wisconsin — For the second time this year, Democrat Gov. Tony Evers has vetoed a ban on closing churches due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and a prohibition on mandatory COVID vaccines. Both measures had […]
Church pew. / Shutterstock.
CNA Staff, Apr 21, 2021 / 17:46 pm (CNA).
In response to new and stringent coronavirus lockdown orders in the province, several of the Catholic archdioceses of Ontario, Canada are once again suspending public worship…. […]
Oct. 15, 2020: Demonstrators in Manhattan protest the treatment of Orthodox Jewish communities during COVID-19 / Ron Adar/Shutterstock
Washington D.C., Apr 21, 2021 / 15:00 pm (CNA).
Some countries used the COVID-19 pandemic to target religious … […]