Francis made the comments, among his strongest yet against abortion, during his weekly Wednesday audience dedicated to the commandment exhorting the faithful not to kill. He went on to tell the audience that "it is not right" to take a human life, no matter how small. It is not fair. "No, it can not be done", he said. Pope Francis asks an attentive crowd.
Francis accepted McCarrick's resignation as cardinal in July, after a U.S. church investigation determined that an accusation he had sexually abused a minor was credible.
'Interrupting a pregnancy is like eliminating someone. getting rid of a human being is like resorting to a contract killer to solve a problem, ' Francis said.
"Is it fair to hire a contract killer to solve a problem?"
"How can an act which terminates a budding life, innocent and defenceless, be therapeutic, civilized, or simply human?"
"When during pregnancy parents discover that their child is affected by a disease, they need real closeness, real solidarity, to face reality overcoming understandable fears".
Francis has framed both abortion and euthanasia as part of what he calls today's "throwaway culture" where the sick, the poor, the elderly and the unborn are considered unworthy of protection and dignity by a society that prizes instead individual prowess and success. "In reality this person is a gift from God that can take one out of being self-centered and make one grow in love".
Shortly after becoming Pope in March 2013, Francis appeared to downplay the importance of "cultural war" issues such as abortion, contraception and gay marriage, saying in an interview the Church had become "obsessed" with them.
"The only authentic measure of life" is love, he said; God loves every single human life. "We cannot despise what God so loved!"
"It is worthwhile to accept every life because every man is worth the blood of Christ".
"Do not scorn life", not the lives of others or one's own, he said, particularly with addictions that ruin lives and can lead to death.
Jamie Benn , Tyler Seguin and Alexander Radulov have combined for 13 points through Dallas' first two games. The Leafs grabbed control by scoring three times in the last 8:01 of the second period for a 5-2 lead.
The Vatican court later sided with then-Bishop Wuerl and Father Cipolla, who has since died, was kept out of ministry. By resigning, McGuire suggested that the cardinal would be displaying "a very serious and elegant act of leadership".
Amazon , a source said, has a new team assembled to give online screening another try, this time with a focus on diversity. The engineers told Reuters the idea was scrapped past year once it was determined the gender bias could not be corrected.
The 37-year-old Swiss served out the match in just under two hours to keep hopes of a third Shanghai title alive. I always say when you win a Slam in any season, it's actually a very good season already.
He will be joined by Joao Carlos Valado Tralhao, U23 coach of Benfica, and Patrick Kwame Ampadu, coach at the Arsenal Academy. Jardim was sacked on Thursday, with Monaco now 18th in Ligue 1, having taken one win from their opening nine games.
It was the same setting as the lavish wedding in May of Prince Harry and his American actress wife Meghan . Cara Delevingne, who's a friend of Eugenie , showed up to the wedding wearing the most legendary outfit.
It added that the Australian government should transfer all refugee and asylum seeker children and their families to Australia. Others are unwilling to eat or drink, suffering from what is known as "resignation syndrome".
Don't be! Singapore Airlines will offer business class passengers two meals, giving passengers the option as to when they eat. The A340-500 it was using at the time used a lot of fuel and eventually the route became too expensive to run.
A Bulgarian Orthodox priest performed a liturgy with a procession passing the casket to pay last respects before the funeral. In a statement, the German prosecutor said Mr Krasimirov denied intending to kill her, raping her or robbing her.
Stephen Hawking's Final Paper Was Just Released
This new theory shows that the entropy of the black hole present in the photons can able to bounce around the event horizon . His last paper was finalised and published by colleagues at Cambridge and Harvard university, the Guardian reports .
Razer Blade 15 gaming laptop gets new Base, Limited models
If you prefer having that extra SSD space, $1,800 gets you 256GB of SSD and 2TB of hard drive space as well - as per PCGamer . Even if you opt for the pricier of the two, it's still cheaper than the previous version, with the benefit of bulk storage.
Astronauts in miracle escape as rocket fails
The space station could operate like that indefinitely, barring a major equipment failure, he added. Ovchinin was heading to space for the second time, having previously served aboard the station.
De Minaur sets up Zverev clash in Shanghai
Edmund will play fourth seed Alexander Zverev in the last eight, after he beat Australia's Alex de Minaur 6-1 6-4. His first, however, also came earlier this year at Hamburg. "I did everything that I needed to win", said Zverev.
How North Texans can help Hurricane Michael victims
On the left, as we walk, there's a mattress slumped at the roadside, on the right a Dean Noontz novel lies in the dirt. Zahralban said searchers were trying to determine if that person had been alone or was part of a family.
Have 19 hours? World's longest commercial flight takes off
Qantas has asked Boeing and Airbus to design planes that can fly even farther, from Sydney , Australia, to London or NY . Singapore Air says data speed could be 4-8 Mbps, depending on active users, satellite coverage and weather conditions.