Catholic hospitals might close their doors over FOCA

This is what happens when an abortion fanatic becomes president.Some Catholic bishops are looking seriously at shuttering all 624 Catholic hospitals in the United States if the so-called "Freedom of Choice Act" (FOCA) becomes law.Basically, the logical outgrowth of the bill's passage would be no federal funds for hospitals that did not perform abortions. And since the Catholic church would view the selling of hospitals to secular companies as "fostering evil," they would have no other choice except to close their doors.This article in the St. Louis Post Dispatch lays out the grim reality of the choices people of faith will have to make in an age of unrestricted abortion:The legislation has some Roman Catholic bishops threatening to shutter the country's 624 Catholic hospitals — including 11 in the Archdiocese of St. Louis — rather than comply.Speaking in Baltimore in November at the bishops' fall meeting, Bishop Thomas Paprocki, a Chicago auxiliary...(Read Full Post)

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