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While the Church teaches that human rights come from God, Cardinal Müller said, even those who do not believe in God can understand simply through their intellect that human lives are not to be used and manipulated.
Archbishop Paglia's comments came amid considerable debate in several Latin American countries over the prospect of legally protecting abortion.
To provide greater insight into the matter, the Register reached out for comment during the recent USCCB fall assembly.
Cardinal Timothy Dolan said Oct. 31 that he thought the incident was a good teaching moment about the Eucharist and the seriousness of denying Church teaching.
Father Robert Morey, pastor of St. Anthony Catholic Church in the Diocese of Charleston, denied Biden the sacrament on Oct. 27.
Last week, facing criticism from fellow party members, Biden announced that he no longer supports the Hyde Amendment, which bars the use of federal funds for abortions, with exceptions for rape, incest, and in cases that an abortion saves the life of the mother.
In an interview with the Register, the Springfield bishop discusses his decree that specifically calls on Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan and Senate President John Cullerton not to present themselves for Communion.
On abortion and the redefinition of marriage, Biden has been publicly corrected by U.S. bishops for contradicting Catholic moral doctrines.