Struggles over euthanasia and assisted suicide engage the faithful in many places in the world

In the United States we as Catholics can often be guilty of presuming that the issues that seem most pressing to us are likewise the most pressing for the Church throughout the world. That is very often not the case.

On the topics of euthanasia and assisted suicide, however, we see that this issue is indeed a pressing one in many places. Read here about how the issue one that has again been brought to prominence in Italy. https://cruxnow.com/global-church/2017/05/04/pontifical-academy-life-speaks-polarizing-euthanasia-debate/