Thursday, April 19, 2012
Catholic News Roundup 04-19
Bishops Appeal Court Ruling
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is appealing a recent court decision … that says federal grants given to them to help human trafficking victims … are unconstitutional … because they represent a government endorsement of Catholicism.
EU Peddles Planned Parenthood
The European Union’s development aid budget is investing millions … in projects relating to “reproductive health …” according to European Dignity Watch.
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Twelve Churches Saved
Many Ohio parishioners are celebrating the reopening of their churches … as the Vatican’s crackdown on church closings in the United States continues.
Shrinking Abortion Access
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer has made her state the seventh to ban abortions after 19 weeks.
Trained to Kill
California nurses, midwives, and physician assistants are being trained to perform abortions … jumping the gun to do so before such a training program has even been legalized.