The number of abortions fell in one year by more than 13,000 to 623,471 in 2016...
New report shows abortions continue to decline
by Tom Strode WASHINGTON, Dec. 4, 2019 (BP) — The latest statistics demonstrate once again reported abortions in the United States have continued to decline. The number of abortions fellRead More
[T]his form of pastoral malpractice does immeasurable damage to individuals, institutions and faith communities.
Opinion: Communion should be personal, not political
by: Paul O’DonnellOct. 31, 2019 (RNS) — Joe Biden is a proud Catholic. He carries a rosary to remember his late son Beau, and as recent headlines show, he attendsRead More
The basis for this conventional wisdom is what came to be known in the early 2000s as the God gap.
Opinion: Do the Democrats have a religion problem?
by: Mark Silk Oct. 31, 2019 (RNS) — For the past couple of decades, the question, “Do the Democrats have a religion problem?” has seemed to answer itself. Of courseRead More
That rate marked an 8 percent drop from the previous figure of 14.6 in 2014.
Abortion continues to ebb, the reasons why debated
by Tom StrodeWASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2019 (BP) — After a record low in the U.S. abortion rate, pro-life advocates and an abortion rights research organization have offered differing explanations. TheRead More