The 17-page document, published by the Vatican's doctrinal office reaffirms the Catholic Church's prohibitions on euthanasia and assisted suicide—just as some traditionally Catholic countries are considering laws to legalize them.
A Vatican official called a recent tweet by "megaphone diplomacy"; @SecPompeoothers were surprised the US official was commenting on a Vatican-China diplomatic agreement. via @Cindy_Wooden @CathStandard
The Vatican reiterated the Roman Catholic Church’s opposition to assisted suicide and euthanasia, which it called “intrinsically evil” acts
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Pope Francis and the Vatican have strongly backed the protests against racism and police brutality, a move that reminds Catholic American voters there are other issues besides abortion ahead of the U.S. presidential election.