Blessed Carlo Acutis ‘Shows Us That Holiness Is Within Reach’

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‘Blessed Carlo Acutis: The Amazing Discovery of a Teenager in Heaven’ tells of the holy life of the millennial who loved Jesus and whose interests included technology and pets. New biography for young readers highlights millennial who used tech skills to share the faith. Read More: National Catholic Register

Theodore McCarrick Abuse Lawsuit Still Pending in New Jersey

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Andrew BukurasFormer cardinal Theodore McCarrick arrives at Massachusetts’ Dedham District Courthouse for his arraignment on Sept. 3, 2021. The civil case involving an adolescent boy has received significant media attention due to the graphic nature of the allegations. Read More: National Catholic Register

Visa, Mastercard Pause Ad Buys With Pornhub

by Web Master is a public-health hazard, says various states. On Thursday, Visa and Mastercard temporarily suspended ad purchases with Pornhub and its parent company, MindGeek, after the latest court ruling in a child-pornography lawsuit. Read More: National Catholic Register

Unborn Babies Are Recognized as Dependents in Georgia

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The Georgia State Capitol stands in Atlanta. A woman who is six-weeks pregnant as of July 20 may list her unborn child on her tax returns next year. Georgia’s 2019 law banning abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detectible recognizes the unborn child as a ‘natural person.’ Read More: National Catholic Register