BISHOPS TO VOTE ON PHYSICIAN-ASSISTED SUICIDE DOCUMENT AT SEATTLE MEETING; STATEMENT SAYS PRACTICE DOES NOT ADVANCE COMPASSION, CHOICES

Editor’s note. The following was distributed today by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Secretariat of Pro-Life Activities WASHINGTON – The U.S. bishops will debate and vote on a document on physician-assisted suicide at their Spring General Assembly, June 15-17, in Seattle. The document, To Live Each Day with Dignity, will be the first …

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