CARDINAL O’MALLEY: NEW VERMONT ASSISTED SUICIDE LAW REVEALS SLIPPERY SLOPE

WASHINGTON—Cardinal Seán O’Malley of Boston, chairman of the Committee on Pro-Life Activities of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, warned of an “alarming trend nationwide” after Vermont legalized physician-assisted suicide, May 20. He called for “all people of good will to fight the future passage of such laws.” “I echo Bishop Matano of Burlington in …

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Boston’s Cardinal Sean O’Malley Elected Chairman of USCCB’s Committee on Pro-Life Activities

By Ernest Ohlhoff National Right to Life Director of Outreach Cardinal Sean O’Malley, OFM Cap., of Boston has been elected as the new chairman of the Committee on Pro-Life Activities for the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).  He received 149 votes while Archbishop Allen Vigneron of Detroit received 84 votes.

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