Considering Zika Virus contraceptives may be ‘lesser evil,’ said Pope Francis

Pope Francis during the press conference held in the plane on his way back from a six days visit to Cuba and Mexico addressed the issues of aborting babies and using contraceptives to control birth because of the Zika virus that causes birth defects. Just as physicians across Central and South American now urge women to postpone… Continue reading Considering Zika Virus contraceptives may be ‘lesser evil,’ said Pope Francis

Catholic officials in El Salvador against government dictating for women when to get pregnant

Catholic officials in El Salvador have remained silent over the government’s ban on pregnancy. More than 3,000 babies born with the defect of Zika virus since the beginning of the outbreak, have prompted the Salvadoran government to call for a cap on pregnancies, at least until the dangers of the virus are better understood. According to… Continue reading Catholic officials in El Salvador against government dictating for women when to get pregnant