Were there to be no support in the whole history of ethical and moral thought, were there no acknowledged confirmation from medical science, were the history of legal opinion to the contrary, we would still have to conclude on the basis of God's Holy Word that the unborn child is a person in the sight of God. He is protected by the sanctity of life graciously given to each individual by the Creator, Who alone places His image upon man and grants them any right to life which they have.
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
[video] " Pastoral Healthcare, Serving Life in the Light of the Magisterium of Blessed John Paul II."
Reports, experiences and testimonies of a theological-pastoral nature inspired by the teachings of Blessed John Paul II on the Christian value of suffering and the Gospel of Life. These are the focus of the international conference organized by the Vatican's Council for Pastoral Healthcare for November 24 to 26 next. The theme of the conference is: " Pastoral Healthcare, Serving Life in the Light of the Magisterium of Blessed John Paul II." The three days of study will be preceded by the first meeting of all the bishops in charge of pastoral healthcare and will be enriched by a Concert "The Cross, Mercy and Glory", organized in honor of Pope Benedict XVI. The concert, which will focus on the figure ... More