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
- Francis' encyclical an urgent call to prevent world of 'debris, desolation and filth'
- Editorial: Churches can lead the fight against racism
- New family synod document a mixture of welcome, criticism of modern life
- Special Section: Women Today [Print only]
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by Patrick C. Beeman, Arthur Fitzmaurice NCR Today