Pope speaks out against abortion and euthanasia

(AGI) Vatican, Nov 15 - Pope Francis has spoken out againstabortion and euthanasia, describing them as expressions of'false compassion'. Children should be regarded as a gift,rather than a right, and human lives should not be treated aslaboratory rats presumably used to save others. At a meeting ofthe Italian Catholic Medical Association, the Pope saidevangelical compassion was there at times of need, thecompassion of the Good Samaritan in other words. . .

(AGI) Vatican, Nov 15 - Pope Francis has spoken out againstabortion and euthanasia, describing them as expressions of'false compassion'. Children should be regarded as a gift,rather than a right, and human lives should not be treated aslaboratory rats presumably used to save others. At a meeting ofthe Italian Catholic Medical Association, the Pope saidevangelical compassion was there at times of need, thecompassion of the Good Samaritan in other words. . .