TITLE

TDs who vote for abortion 'cannot seek Communion'

AUTHOR(S)
Alison O'Riordan
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Daily Mail;5/20/2013, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
THE archbishop who will become the head of Irish Catholic Church next year has said that deputies who vote for abortion legislation are cutting themselves off from their faith.
ACCESSION #
87653230

 

Related Articles

  • The Ethics of Communion. Slattery, Kenneth F. // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec2004, Issue 148, p10 

    Presents a letter to the editor about the statement that anyone who votes for a pro-abortion politician should refrain from communion.

  • Holy Communion and Unholy Politics. Beal, John P. // America;6/21/2004, Vol. 190 Issue 20, p16 

    Discusses the controversy over the admission of some Catholic politicians to Communion. Explanation for the basic principle of admission of Catholics to Communion; Reasons for the excommunication of politicians from Communion; Criticisms on politicians who voted for laws in favor of abortion in...

  • There will be no easy way back for rebels, says Taoiseach. Niamh Lyons // Daily Mail;9/18/2013, p7 

    REBEL TDs who voted against the abortion legislation have no 'easy way' back into the Fine Gael parliamentary party Enda Kenny has said.

  • The Ethics of Communion. Archibold, John E. // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec2004, Issue 148, p9 

    Presents a letter to the editor about the position that not only pro-abortion politicians but also anyone who votes for a pro-abortion candidate should refrain from communion.

  • ON DENYING PRO-ABORTION POLITICIANS HOLY COMMUNION. Brugger, E. Christian // New Oxford Review;Apr2009, Vol. 76 Issue 4, p26 

    The article focuses on the proposal to deny Holy Communion to pro-abortion Catholic politicians in the U.S. During the 2008 presidential elections, Reverend Jay Scott Newman of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Greenville, North Carolina brought the issue of whether these politicians should be...

  • FG rebels meet over technical group. Ferghal Blaney // Daily Mail;8/27/2013, p2 

    FINE Gael rebel TDs and two senators who voted against the party whip on the new abortion legislation met last night to discuss forming a new technical group in the Dáil to obtain speaking rights for the ostracised deputies.

  • Task Force: Battle In Public, Not at Communion.  // America;7/5/2004, Vol. 191 Issue 1, p5 

    Discusses the stand of the Task Force on Catholic Bishops and Catholic Politicians on the controversy over denying Communion to politicians who support abortion on demand. Guilt of legislators who voted on an abortion law, according to Archbishop William J. Levada; Alternatives to publicly...

  • The abortion debate.  // Daily Mail;5/22/2013, p43 

    FOLLOWING on from reports that Catholic politicians who vote for the legalisation of abortions in Ireland may face excommunication from the Church, I see that Fine Gael has threatened to definitely 'excommunicate' from the parliamentary party any TDs or senators who oppose this abortion legislation.

  • STAY OUT OF DEBATE ON ABORTION, CARDINAL. Senan Molony // Daily Mail;8/27/2012, p1 

    A SENIOR minister has warned the head of the Catholic Church in Ireland not to 'dictate' how TDs should vote on the abortion question.

  • Fianna Fáil free vote on abortion.  // Daily Mail;5/31/2013, p1 

    FIANNA FÁIL TDs and senators will not be tied to the party whip when voting on the controversial abortion Bill.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics