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The 50th annual March for Life makes it way through Washington, D.C., on Friday.

March for Life 2023 (Jan. 21)

This Friday men and women, young and old from around the country rallied in Washington, D.C., against the tragedy of abortion. Their protest marks the anniversary of Roe v. Wade — which was decided 50 years ago on Jan 22, 1973 — despite the fact that Roe has been overturned. Pro-life organizers told the Register’s national reporter Lauretta Brown that the marches are now more important than ever. She joins now to explain why. Then we turn to a different kind of pro-life question: Is human composting a moral option? Register columnist John Grondelski joins us to explain the Church’s teaching on proper Christian burial.

Pope Francis offers Mass at St. Peter's Basilica for the Solemnity of Mary the Mother of God on Jan. 1, 2022.

End Of 2022 Review (Dec. 31)

As we closed out 2022, the Register prepared our Year in Review edition. The Register’s national correspondent Lauretta Brown gives special attention to pro-life heroes this year marking their long hard work to overturn Roe vs. Wade. Then the Register’s Rome correspondent Edward Pentin takes a look back at this year’s happenings involving the Pope and the Vatican.

Pope Francis attends the awarding of the Ratzinger Prize at the Vatican on Dec. 6.

The Latest in Vatican News (Dec. 10)

As pilgrims make their way to Rome for Advent and the Christmas season, important Vatican news continues, including the crisis of the German Synodal Path, the Synod on Synodality and the on-going trial of Cardinal Angelo Becciu. This week on Register Radio, we are joined by the Register’s Rome correspondent, Edward Pentin, with the latest on these stories and more.

Aerial view of the Inner Harbor area in downtown Baltimore, including the Marriott Waterfront hotel, site of the Nov. 14-17 USCCB Fall Plenary Assembly.

Overview of the USCCB’s Fall 2022 Assembly (Nov. 19)

The U.S. bishops met this week to choose new leaders for their conference and discuss key priorities for the Church in the United States, including life issues after Dobbs, the Synod on Synodality and a new marriage catechumenate. EWTN News was on the ground reporting from the event. The Register’s Lauretta Brown and Jonathan Liedl join us with their takeaways.