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  • 'Abortion saves lives'? Catholic doctor responds to NYT op-ed
    on May 22, 2019 at 10:51 pm

    New York City, N.Y., May 22, 2019 / 04:51 pm (CNA).- Following an op-ed in the New York Times claiming that all pregnancies are life-threatening, a Catholic doctor emphasized that pregnancy is a natural and healthy condition, and that complications which may arise can be treated without abortion. “[Pregnancy] is not a serious health risk to the vast majority of women in this country. And […]

  • These Franciscan University alumni expect 'great things' from new president
    on May 22, 2019 at 10:40 pm

    Steubenville, Ohio, May 22, 2019 / 04:40 pm (CNA).- Franciscan University of Steubenville announced Wednesday the appointment of Fr. David Pivonka, TOR, as the university’s seventh president. Several prominent Catholic alumni of Franciscan said Pinvonka’s appointment is positive news for the university. Pivonka is the first alumnus of Franciscan University to be named to its top […]

  • 'Lust is a monster': Gay porn star quits industry, joins fight against porn
    on May 22, 2019 at 9:35 pm

    Salt Lake City, Utah, May 22, 2019 / 03:35 pm (CNA).- An actor who has been featured in dozens of homosexual pornographic films has announced his exit from the industry and his entrance into the anti-porn movement. Markie More, a porn star of six years, disclosed on Monday that he is now working with Fight the New Drug - an organization that educates about the dangers of pornography addiction. […]

  • Biden backs federal abortion protections 'if necessary'
    on May 22, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    Washington D.C., May 22, 2019 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- Joe Biden would support federal laws protecting abortion rights, “should it become necessary.” The former vice president is the current frontrunner in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination often references his Catholic faith in political speeches, publicly making the sign of the cross as a punch-line to jokes and […]

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