Polish bishops decry disruption of Masses over court’s abortion ruling; pope urges Poland to protect life
Demonstrators protest Oct. 25, 2020, in front of the Cathedral of Christ the King in Katowice, Poland, against the ruling by Poland's Constitutional Tribunal that imposes a near-total ban on abortion. (CNS photo/Anna Lewanska, Agencja Gazeta via Reuters)

Polish bishops decry disruption of Masses over court’s abortion ruling; pope urges Poland to protect life

Archbishop Stanislaw Gadecki, president of Poland’s bishop’s conference, appealed for dialogue "on how to protect the right to life and women's rights."

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Mary, Undoer of Knots seen as offering hope amid tangled reality of pandemic
Presentation Sister Carrie Link poses for a photo in Monticello, Minn., Oct. 13, 2020, while holding an icon she created called "Mary, Undoer of Knots." (CNS photo/Dave Hrbacek, The Catholic Spirit)

Mary, Undoer of Knots seen as offering hope amid tangled reality of pandemic

People needn't be alone in untangling life's "knots," said artist Sister Carrie Link. "We lean into the heart of Mary, our Blessed Mother.”

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