- Mar 31, 2020
As the world faces the unprecedented effects of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, thorny moral questions are arising.
As the Pontifical Academy for Life prepares for its Feb. 26-28 assembly, the Vatican body announced several new appointments, including Michael Wee, from the Oxford-based Anscombe Bioethics Centre.
Father Jeffrey Francis Kirby is the author of 2019’s “We Are the Lord’s: A Catholic Guide to Difficult End-of-Life Questions.” As the Church prepares to mark the World Day of the Sick on Feb. 11, which in 2020 is dedicated to end-of-life issues, Crux spoke to him about the book.
A new book by the Pontifical Biblical Commission cannot be read as opening the Catholic Church to the acceptance of gay marriage or homosexual unions, said the secretary of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
Nigel Biggar is an Anglican clergyman and the Regius Professor of Moral and Pastoral Theology at the University of Oxford. He is the first Protestant member of the Pontifical Academy for Life.
David Cloutier and Jana Bennett are the editors of ‘Naming Our Sins: How Recognizing the Seven Deadly Vices Can Renew the Sacrament of Reconciliation.’ They spoke to Crux.