Polish health ministry clarifies abortion law after death of 30-year-old mother

null / Chaikom/Shutterstock. Warsaw, Poland, Nov 8, 2021 / 15:25 pm (CNA). Poland’s Ministry of Health issued a statement Sunday clarifying that an abortion may be performed when the mother’s life is at risk.  The statement comes after protests in several cities across the country after a lawyer suggested its abortion laws are to blame […]

Some dioceses loosen restrictions on mask mandates for Catholic schools

WASHINGTON (CNS) — This fall, as the number of COVID-19 cases has decreased, some dioceses, particularly in the South, are loosening restrictions on mask mandates for Catholic schools. Diocesan leaders who announced these changes stressed that these decisions were made carefully and with the caveat they could always be reversed if cases increased. When the […]