http://www.catholicherald.co.uk/news/2018/07/19/head-of-vatican-commission-says-contraception-is-intrinsically-wrong/ The leader of a Vatican study commission on Pope Paul VI’s encyclical Humanae Vitae has said that contraception is “intrinsically wrong”. Humanae Vitae’s 50th anniversary falls next week, on July 25. Although the Vatican has not yet announced plans to mark the anniversary, it has allowed a study group to access the Vatican archives….
http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/can-humanae-vitaes-teachings-change As speculation mounts about a possible revision or reinterpretation of Blessed Paul VI’s landmark encyclical Humanae Vitae to coincide with its 50th anniversary July 25, what kind of changes, if any, would be permissible?
https://www.ieb-eib.org/en/pdf/surrogacy-motherhood-icjl.pdf Summary: This report address the exploitation of women and children which is inherent in all cases of surrogacy, whether commercial or altruistic. It further examines surrogacy as, in certain cases, a form of human trafficking. It also reviews currently case law of the European Court of Human Rights and the legislation of various countries…
https://www.firstthings.com/article/2006/02/the-truce-of-2005 In his influential book The Courage to Be Catholic, George Weigel wrote about the “The Truce of 1968.” By that is meant the decision not to discipline the many theologians and priests who, in a public and concerted campaign, rejected the teaching of the 1968 encyclical on human sexuality, Humanae Vitae (On Human Life)….