The Catholic Church opposes all forms of abortion procedures whose direct
purpose is to ..... A majority of U.S. Catholics hold views that differ from the official
church doctrine on abortion: 64% o...
The Catholic Church has always condemned abortion as a grave evil. .... For with
a view to drawing more money by being agreeable and an object of longing to ...
deed be hers, yet the causing of it is thine" (Homilies on Romans 24 [A.D. 391]).
Sep 22, 2015 ... Even in a predominantly Catholic country, laws governing access to abortion
need not adhere to the official Catholic position. The Second ...
Oct 22, 2013 ... Historical beliefs of Christianity about abortion. ... An overview of Roman Catholic
beliefs are described in a separate essay. horizontal rule ...
Sep 4, 2015 ... The fact is that the church's position on abortion is breathtakingly, stunningly ... In
the words of the Catechism of the Catholic Church, "since the first ... or the Bishop
of Rome declares a special time-limited period of absolution.
Aug 3, 2009 ... The Church of England and Roman Catholic Church views on abortion.
Excerpts from the Catechism of the Catholic Church on Life, Abortion, and ... The
Witness of Sacred History Intentional Homicide Abortion Euthanasia Notes.
Abortion was only declared illegal and condemned by the Roman Catholic
Church ... This position has been fixed since 1869, when Pope Pius IX
reinstituted the ...
Beliefs and Teachings .... of Life, USCCB, November 2001; Living the Gospel of
Life: A Challenge to American Catholics, USCCB, November 1998 (en español);
25th Anniversary of Roe v. ... Abortion and Catholic Social Teaching, Rev.
The Roman Catholic Church and Abortion: An Historical Perspective - Part I
Donald DeMarco gives the historical record of the Catholic Church's teaching on