Yesterday, I called attention to a spectacularly wrong-headed editorial in the New York Times regarding Catholic health care. I addressed the issue from a religious liberty angle. Now, Sr. Carol Keehan, President of the Catholic Health Association, has issued a statement that confronts the Times with a different, but equally compelling argument, namely, the wonderful maternity care our Catholic hospitals provide. You can read her statement by clicking here.
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In This Issue
- Talk of Latinos' potential political clout dominates La Raza gathering
- Editorial: Pope Francis' exhortation to walk on the margins makes us squirm
- Philippine church takes lead on Francis' environmental encyclical
- Special Section Preview: Social Justice
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by Joshua J. McElwee NCR Today