ZENIT reports that Cardinal Javier Lozano Barragán, the president of the Pontifical Council for Health Care Ministry, has warned that everything technologically possible need not be ethically permissible, and that for this we need a bioethics that is operead more

Speaking to members of an international theological commission on 5 October 2007,  Pope Benedict XVI indicated that the doctrine on natural law achieves two essential aims.   On the one hand, it makes it clear that the ethical content of Christian faitread more

CNA reports Catholic League President Bill Donohue’s warning that a new movie starring Nicole Kidman will belittle Catholicism and promote atheism to children.  The movie ‘The Golden Compass’ is  based on the first volume of the His Dread more

The Gospel of Sunday 21st October 2007 begins thus: “Jesus told them a parable about the need to pray always and not to lose heart.” The parable is the one about the troublesome widow. In answer to the question “How often must we pray?&#read more

ZENIT reports that an explosion in media technology means both parents and society need to be more alert to the dangers children face. This was the warning contained in the Oct. 15 report entitled “Good Servant, Bad Master: Electronic Media and the read more

BBC News reports Lord Puttnam’s view that the growing number of toy-themed virtual worlds aimed at young people risks undermining the basic human values we wish to instill in children. Lord Puttnam was speaking at the opening of a London conferead more