Monday, February 29, 2016

Moral theologian to talk religious freedom

Moira McQueen says doctors and universities deserve conscience-rights protection
Moira McQueen, who was appointed to the Vatican's International Theological Commission in 2014, meets Pope Francis. Photo submitted.
A Canadian bioethicist with a high-level task from the Vatican is going to come to Vancouver. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Also newly posted:

Mother Angelica still in 'delicate' condition
The nuns of Mother Angelica's monastery have thanked those who have prayed for the EWTN founder and have asked continued prayers for the 92-year-old nun. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Assisted-death recommendations 'dangerous' and 'completely unacceptable'
Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould says it is too early to tell what will be in the legislation. Deborah Gyapong (CCN).
The conference of Catholic bishops and an array of other groups have condemned recommendations in a special parliamentary report on assisted-death tabled in the House of Commons Feb. 25. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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