The Common Good

Results for Animal Rights

Animal Rights Activists Push Vatican Not to Release Doves 'to Certain Death'
Originally Posted: 01/28/2014 - 4:27pm | Type: Blog

After two doves released by Pope Francis and two young children were attacked by aggressive predator birds, a leading animal rights group called on the pontiff to stop what they called “outdated traditions.” ...

Remember the Dangerous Animals
Originally Posted: 10/03/2012 - 12:57pm | Type: Blog

Blessing of the animals does too little to recognize the complex power of animals in God’s creation, or even in the life of St. Francis. This week, thousands of churches will host ...

A National Emergency
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:26pm | Type: Magazine Article

Gareth Higgins WE’RE IN A national emergency, and it’s not swine flu. WE’RE IN A national emergency, and it’s ...

Woof! Alleluia! Woof!
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jonathan Mendez Let all creation praise! Worried that your pooch won& ...

Animal Ethics
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Eric Hanson I was happy to read your article in the May issue about food and the ethics of wise consumption (“Shopping for Justice,” by Be ...

Save the Chickens
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 3:46pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Susannah Hunter Chickens have evidently found a soft place in the he ...