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Moore: Sexual revolution is destroying families

Prominent U.S. evangelicals Russell Moore and Rick Warren blast the sexual revolution at a Vatican conference, saying it is destroying the institution of marriage.

Vatican ethicist: No dignity in Maynard’s physician-assisted death

The Vatican’s top ethicist condemns Brittany Maynard’s decision to end her life, saying there was no dignity in her physician-assisted death.

Archbishop Chaput blasts Vatican debate on family

Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput says he was “very disturbed” by the debate over church teachings on gays and remarried Catholics at the Vatican summit

Cardinals: Vatican isn’t changing teaching on gays, divorced Catholics

A day after signaling a warmer embrace of gays and divorced Catholics, conservative cardinals say church teaching won’t change.

Vatican stuns Catholic world with greater openness toward gays

The world’s Catholic bishops signal a move toward greater tolerance of gays and lesbians.

Vatican gets behind adult stem-cell research

The Vatican is pushing adult stem-cell research as ethical and scientifically more promising than embryonic stem-cell research.