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"You are the new Magi in our time, who teach us all to keep our heads up, and amid the darkness of the night at times, to take heart that God is still in the heavens, guiding us like that Bethlehem star."
Pro-life supporters carry a banner during the annual National March for Life in 2016 on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario. Pro-life advocates are making plans to address a new law in Ontario that will create "bubble zones" around abortion facilities in in Ottawa and likely force the march to find a new route. (CNS photo/Art Babych)
Politics & Society News
The new law, which takes effect Feb. 1, establishes a 50-meter, no-protest zone around eight abortion facilities in Ontario.
Faith News
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit struck down a Baltimore ordinance that would have forced pro-life pregnancy centers in the city to post signs stating they do not provide or refer for abortions or contraceptives.
A newborn baby was abandoned this year in the Angel Cradle drop-off point at the Grey Nuns Community Hospital in Edmonton for the first time since the program began in 2013. (CNS photo/Lincoln Ho, Grandin Media)
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceJanuary 04, 2018
It was the first time a baby has been abandoned under the Angel Cradle program since it began in Edmonton in May 2013.
Pro-life advocates attend the 2017 annual March for Life in Washington Jan. 27. March for Life organizers announced at a Dec. 6 briefing that "Love saves Lives" is the theme for the 2018 march planned for Jan. 19. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.December 29, 2017
The whole array of potential threats to life and human dignity is interrelated.
Pro-life supporters protest in front of a Planned Parenthood center in early February in Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf vetoed pro-life legislation that "would have strengthened" the state's Abortion Control Act "by banning the cruel and brutal practice of dismemberment abortions," said the state Catholic conference. (CNS photo/Charles Mostoller, Reuters
Politics & Society News
Catholic News ServiceDecember 21, 2017
The legislation would have strengthened the ban on dismemberment abortions and abortions from the 20th week on during a pregnancy.