- Apr 18, 2021
A group of prominent Catholic scholars said they believe it is morally acceptable for anyone to receive any of the COVID-19 vaccines currently available in the United States.
England’s bishops are urging people to speak to their families and loved ones about their organ donation decisions.
Catholic leaders in the UK reiterated their opposition to the definition of assisted nutrition and hydration as medical treatment, “which has now become the basis of medical and legal decisions to withdraw assisted nutrition and hydration from patients.”
A Polish man who has been at the center of an international life-support dispute has died at a British hospital, officials said.
Catholic leaders have asked the UK government to allow Poland to care for a comatose patient that is having life-sustaining nutrition withdrawn at a hospital located within the Plymouth diocese.
A specialist clinic in Poland said Tuesday it is ready to admit and treat a Pole who is at the center of a life-support dispute in Britain.
France’s Catholic bishops have launched a national prayer campaign against government-backed bioethics legislation that would extend abortion and in vitro fertilization rights.
Father Matthew P. Schneider is currently studying a doctoral degree in moral theology through Regina Apostolorum in Rome while living in the United States. He spoke to Crux about the various COVID-19 vaccines currently being used to combat the coronavirus.