Chicago Archbishop Affirms Special Importance of Pro-Life Efforts in Politics


Posted on September 2nd, in ICE-PAC's Advocacy, Issues.

During the campaign season leading up to the 2008 general elections, Francis Cardinal George, Archbishop of Chicago, issued this statement regarding the connection between social justice and the protection of life. Specifically, the Archbishop clarified that the abortion issue is central to Catholic Church teaching on a just social order. His words affirm the special importance of pro-life efforts among other issues of public policy.