Mexico archdiocese denies claim it has abandoned ill former archbishop

Mexico City, Mexico, Jan 22, 2021 / 04:06 pm (CNA).- Carlos Cardinal Aguiar Retes of Mexico denied this week that his archdiocese has incurred “material and spiritual abandonment” of his predecessor, who is gravely ill with Covid-19, by not providing for his care in a...

Virginia Senate Votes to Allow Taxpayer-Funded Abortion Coverage

The Virginia Capitol is located in Richmond. The state senate passed a bill Jan. 22 that would permit abortion coverage for any reason in health-insurance plans on Virginia’s taxpayer-funded health exchange. Read the Whole Article at its Original...

MLK, the Law, and Human Rights

WikiImages With Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., looking on, President Lyndon B. Johnson signs into law the Civil Rights Act on July 2, 1964. “It may be true that the law cannot change the heart,” said Dr. Martin Luther King, “but it can restrain the heartless.” Read the...

Join Us For ‘A Good Discourse’ This Weekend

Public Domain James Tissot, “The Pilgrims on the Road to Emmaus” (c. 1890) If we want the pews to be like nets near bursting, “A Good Discourse” is a good place to start. Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Secretary of State nominee says he will fill LGBT position at agency

Washington D.C., Jan 22, 2021 / 02:45 pm (CNA).- President Joe Biden’s nominee for Secretary of State pledged to appoint an LGBTI envoy at the agency, and says he will permit embassies to fly the “Pride” flag if confirmed.    Antony Blinken, Biden’s nominee to lead...