Not me: The moral dilemma of seeking vaccine exemptions

Notebook Getting vaccinated is “an act of love,” Pope Francis said in his latest urgent appeal, after more than a year of insisting Covid-19 vaccines be equitably available worldwide for everyone to get inoculated. Nonetheless, some Catholics have been wondering if they should seek a religious exemption from an immunisation requirement with vaccines tested or…

Vatican newspaper appoints new editorial board for women’s magazine

The Vatican newspaper, L’Osservatore Romano, named a new director and editorial board for its women’s magazine, Women-Church-World. The announcement came a little more than one month after the magazine’s founder and former director, Lucetta Scaraffia, resigned along with her editorial staff, claiming a lack of trust and support from the new management at the newspaper.…