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Eternal rest for long serving sister

HONG KONG (SE): Sister Teresa Chow, of the Precious Blood Sisters died peacefully at the Bradbury Hospice, Shatin, on March 10, at the age 81 and after 60 years of religious life.
 
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on March 17 at 9.30am at St. Francis of Assisi Church, Shek Kip Mei Street, Shamshuipo, followed by burial at St. Raphael’s Catholic Cemetery, Cheung Sha Wan. 
 

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Contraceptive requirement case sent back to lower courts

WASHINGTON (CNS): In a victory for the Little Sisters of the Poor and other plaintiffs, the Supreme Court of the United States of America (US), sent the Zubik v. Burwell case, which challenges the Affordable Care Act’s contraceptive requirement for employers, back to the lower courts on May 16.

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What is religious liberty?

WASHINGTON (Agencies): In an almost unprecedented move, five federal judges issued an opinion sharply criticising their court’s refusal to correct its recent decision that would force the Little Sisters of the Poor in the United States of America to assist the federal government with its contraception distribution scheme.

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