TITLE

Vatican orders Arkansas hospital to stop sterilizations

AUTHOR(S)
Halter, Deborah
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
National Catholic Reporter;10/15/99, Vol. 35 Issue 44, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith has instructed Bishop Andrew J. McDonald of Little Rock, Arkansas to withdraw his approval of sterilizations performed at St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center. Details on the sterilizations; Message of Pope John Paul II to McDonald; Criticism from Catholics.
ACCESSION #
2397498

 

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