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]).
The Catholic hierarchy's lobbying against contraception and abortion has ....
access to abortion need not adhere to the official Catholic position. The Second ...
The Catholic Church opposes and condemns any and all direct abortions. ... 3 of
7 in Series: The Essentials of the Catholic Church's Stance on Controversial ...
Aug 3, 2009 ... The Church of England and Roman Catholic Church views on abortion.
Sep 2, 2015 ... The pontiff's forgiveness of women who have abortions is a modest ... seek
forgiveness from the Roman Catholic church for committing the ... The move is
prompted, we are told, by the Pope's views on compassion and mercy.
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 ...
The Roman Catholic Church and Abortion: An Historical Perspective - Part I
Donald DeMarco gives the historical record of the Catholic Church's teaching on
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.
2272 Formal cooperation in an abortion constitutes a grave offense. .... adopted
in their own tribunals the prescriptions of Roman law concerning torture.