Posts tagged "separation of church and health care"

Separation of Church and Health Care

Francis X. Rocca of Religion News Service reports that the Vatican will write new guidelines for Catholic health care institutions in response to recent ideological clashes with the Catholic Health Association, notedly over the excommunication of a sister who approved an abortion to save the life of a woman and later the removal...

Silence = ?

Ever since Bono showed pal Jesse Helms the light (or not), the formerly firebreathing senator has been on a crusade against AIDS. His conversion was nothing if not timely — these days, Christian conservatives are claiming the fight against AIDS as their own, and winning points from liberal pundits such as The New York Times’ Nicholas Kristof for their good works. And rightly so — believe in...