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Polish Catholic priest guillotined by Nazis to be beatified in November

Fr. Jan Macha (1914-1942). / Public domain.

Katowice, Poland, Jun 17, 2021 / 14:00 pm (CNA).

Fr. Jan Macha will be declared blessed in Katowice, southern Poland, on Nov. 20.

Abortion is not healthcare, bishops say ahead of European Parliament vote

The European Parliament in Strasbourg, France. / JLogan via Wikimedia (public domain).

Rome Newsroom, Jun 17, 2021 / 13:00 pm (CNA).

A commission of European bishops criticized a report seeking the recognition of a “right to abortion.”

Hungary passes law barring pornography, pro-LGBT content for minors

Parliament building in Budapest, Hungary. / Shutterstock

Budapest, Hungary, Jun 17, 2021 / 11:51 am (CNA).

Hungary’s parliament has passed a sex crimes law that includes elements aiming to protect children, barring providing pornography and content that promotes gender reassignment and homosexuality to anyone under age 18. 

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Cardinal: International Eucharistic Congress hymn helped Catholics survive war and communism

Cardinal Péter Erdő. / Screenshot from 52nd International Eucharistic Congress YouTube channel.

Budapest, Hungary, Jun 17, 2021 / 07:05 am (CNA).

Cardinal Péter Erdő noted that the official hymn’s lyrics date back to 1938.