Could car seat laws really be lowering birthrates?

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Oct 3, 2020 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- Could car seat mandates have caused a decline in births in the U.S. in recent decades? A recent working paper claims that they have. According to the working paper “Car Seats as Contraception” written in July...

Archbishop Follo: Convert to Love of God Who Creates and Forgives

Roman Rite – XXVII Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A – October 4, 2020 Is 5, 1-7; Ps 80; Phil 4.6 to 9; Mt 21.33 to 43   Ambrosian Rite – Sixth Sunday after the martyrdom of St. John the Precursor Job 1.13 to 21 Ps 16; 2Ti 2.6 to 15; Luke 17.7 to 10   1)  God’s...

Pope Francis Signs New Encyclical ‘Fratelli Tutti’ in Assisi

VM Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the tomb of St. Francis Assisi on October 3, 2020. Before signing the encyclical on the tomb of St. Francis, Pope Francis thanked officials from the Vatican Secretariat of State, present at the Mass, who oversaw the text’s...