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Pope Francis mourns melted glacier in Iceland, a nation proud of ‘eradicating’ Downs babies

From LifeSiteNews; Iceland, which aborts nearly 100 percent of babies diagnosed with Down syndrome, has held a funeral for a glacier. The glacier, known as Okjökull or “Ok,” covered 6.2 square miles in 1890. However, by 2012, it had shrunk to … Continue reading

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Doctor Who Found Cause of Down Syndrome Moves Closer to Canonization

This spring, the Archdiocese of Paris will officially conclude the diocesan phase of the cause of canonization for Dr. Jérôme Lejeune. Zenit reports: The April 11 ceremony will include a Mass for life in the Notre Dame Cathedral. Jérôme Lejeune … Continue reading

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