•   By passing a bill to ban abortion in nearly all circumstances, the Alabama Legislature has recognized that abortion is "the extinguishing of a unique human life," said the president...

    A pro-life sign is displayed during the 2019 annual March for Life rally in Washington Jan. 18. (CNS photo by Tyler Orsburn)

    A pro-life sign is displayed during the 2019 annual March for Life rally in Washington Jan. 18. (CNS photo by Tyler Orsburn)

  • Religious leaders in New York, including the New York State Catholic Conference, have endorsed a bill to end solitary confinement. 

    Mercy Sister Natalie Rossi

    Mercy Sister Natalie Rossi, a prison chaplain, prays with a Catholic inmate in solitary confinement at the State Correctional Institution for Women in Cambridge Springs, Pa., Jan. 12, 2007. Solitary confinement is in widespread use in prisons across the United States and, in New York state alone, more than 3,000 inmates are isolated in 6-by-10 cells for over 23 hours a day. (CNS photo by Bob Roller)

  • In light of New York State's passage of the Reproductive Health Act, St. Bernard's School of Theology and Ministry hosted a pro-life panel discussion May 9. You can watch a playback of...