Pope Francis recently called on the international community to ban surrogate pregnancy. His words are a welcome source of support for pro-life advocates in Michigan, which is about to become ‘one of the most surrogacy-friendly jurisdictions in the world.’ That’s what Genevieve Marnon, legislative director of Right to Life of Michigan, told the Register. Genevieve joins us today. But first, we turn to another topic Pope Francis recently talked about, and one that most of us don’t like to think about: the reality of Hell. Father Jeffery Kirby joins us now.
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Pope Francis, affirming Church teaching, calls for a global ban on the $14-billion global industry that is expected to grow to nine times that amount over the next decade.
A bill aimed at legalizing surrogacy contracts is advancing through the Michigan Legislature.
Pope Francis’ strong condemnation of surrogacy came during his annual foreign policy speech to all of the ambassadors accredited to the Holy See.
The main interest of this collective statement, according to Mirkovic, is to draw attention to the issue at the international level in order to prompt a global response.
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The news revealed an intersection between feminist perspectives and Catholic teaching.
In one instance, 46 babies purchased by people from the U.S., Italy, Spain and elsewhere born through surrogacy are stranded in a Ukraine hotel-turned-hospital, as the country has closed its borders because of the pandemic.