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  • New Arizona law awards custody of frozen embryos in favor of birth
    Phoenix, Ariz., Jul 19, 2018 / 05:20 pm (CNA).- A new Arizona law awards contested custody of frozen embryos to the parent seeking to “develop them to birth.” A Catholic bioethicist told CNA it was a “positive development” in an otherwise unusual ethical situation. The law, which came into effect ... read more
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  • On ‘Humanae vitae’- Pope Paul VI did not act alone
    Vatican City, Jul 19, 2018 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- Humanae vitae is not a “pre-conciliar” encyclical, Bl. Paul VI did not develop the final draft in solitude, and, the pope sought opinions before promulgating the text, according to a new book on the encyclical’s history.   The book “La nascita ... read more
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  • University removes priest who hosted rosary of reparation for gay pride parade
    Glasgow, Scotland, Jul 19, 2018 / 03:42 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A Catholic priest in Glasgow has been removed as a university chaplain after hosting a rosary of reparation for the city’s gay pride parade. Father Mark Morris, who served as Catholic chaplain at Glasgow Caledonian University as well as a ... read more
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  • Center for women with crisis pregancies to open in Argentina
    Buenos Aires, Argentina, Jul 19, 2018 / 03:29 pm (ACI Prensa).- Priests who work in the slums of Buenos Aires announced Tuesday a “Home of the Motherly Embrace” to care for women in crisis pregnancies. The initiative, presented at Christ the Worker parish July 17, seeks to respond  to the ... read more
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