Catholic News Service

The move has been described as ‘a major step backward in religious work’

‘This is a prenatal death sentence given to people who are completely innocent,’ a speaker said

The bill would give the state the most restrictive abortion law in America

The Archbishop of Perth asked all Catholics ‘whether devout or disillusioned, fervent or frustrated’ to contribute

Anti-Semitism is ‘a moral evil and a sin,’ said Archbishop Wojciech Polak of Gniezno, Primate of Poland

People who believe marriage is the union of one man and one woman ‘are increasingly having their religious freedoms jeopardised’

Hindu nationalists beat up nurses and nuns in a dispute over land occupied by a Catholic hospital

A Central African bishop said UN peacekeepers could be guilty of crimes against humanity

Archbishop Jean-Claude Hollerich called for dialogue with disillusioned voters