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Catholic health care growth a benefit, not a threat, ethicist says

Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 12:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A research paper that depicts the growth of Catholic health care as a threat to reproductive health ignores the attraction of Catholic hospitals and downplays the ethical concerns about procedures like abortion and sterilization, one commentator has […]

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Our elders are lonely – do we care?

Denver, Colo., Jul 8, 2017 / 06:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- It was August in Rome, the dog days of summer, and most people had left the Eternal City for the beach or another summer holiday destination. It happens every year, essentially slowing the city to a crawl […]

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Vatican gives free health care to Rome’s poor

Vatican City, Mar 1, 2016 / 12:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Poor and homeless men and women will now be able to turn to the Vatican for medical treatment, the latest initiative to offer care for those persons living on the streets of Rome. Located near the colonnade, the […]

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Why this Catholic health care development is a game-changer for women

Omaha, Neb., Jul 24, 2015 / 03:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- With the hope of providing authentic and ethical health care for women, Dr. Thomas Hilgers, creator of Natural Procreative Technology, has worked for decades to establish a medical network that studies, understands, and treats the female fertility […]

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When you care for a sick family member, you are a ‘hidden hero,’ Pope says

Vatican City, Jun 10, 2015 / 10:13 am (CNA/EWTN News).- During his weekly general audience, Pope Francis lauded families for the “hidden heroism” of caring for a sick loved one. “These are the heroes. This is heroism of the family!” the pontiff said during his Jun. 6 […]

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One Christian woman’s quest to care for the forgotten Yazidis in Iraq

Erbil, Iraq, Apr 6, 2015 / 03:28 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Shelan Jibrael’s office is located in the Iraqi city of Erbil, where tens of thousands of Iraqi Christians displaced by the Islamic State have immigrated. But on any given day, she is much more likely to be […]

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Cardinal George returns to hospital for routine care

Chicago, Ill., Mar 30, 2015 / 11:43 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Cardinal Francis George, the Emeritus Archbishop of Chicago, was readmitted to the hospital over the weekend for planned pain management and hydration issues. The Chicago archdiocese said the visit to Loyola University Medical Center was not due […]

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Bishops push for religious freedom protections in adoption, foster care

Washington D.C., Mar 12, 2015 / 11:21 am (CNA/EWTN News).- With increasing pressure on adoption and foster care agencies to act against their religious beliefs, the U.S. bishops are pushing for legislation to protect them. “Our first and most cherished freedom, religious liberty, is to be enjoyed […]

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Bishops push for Congress to support conscience rights in health care act

Washington D.C., Feb 22, 2015 / 06:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Just because you may oppose abortion doesn’t mean you should be denied comprehensive health care coverage, according to Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore and Cardinal Sean O’Malley of Boston. The two spoke last Friday, urging Congress to […]

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If you care about God’s handiwork you’ll protect nature, Pope says

Vatican City, Feb 9, 2015 / 04:23 pm (CNA).- Set to finish his encyclical on the environment next month, Pope Francis said during his daily Mass at the Vatican on Monday that Christians who fail to safeguard nature do not care about God's handiwork. “A Christian who […]

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