Action Alert!
Catholic World News

Vatican conference endorses use of genetically modified food

May 27, 2009

A conference held at the Vatican earlier this month, under the auspices of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, has concluded with a broad agreement in support of using genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to increase food production and ease world hunger, reports John Allen of the National Catholic Reporter. The conference report-- which is a purely advisory document, with no teaching authority-- came after heated debate on the subject.


Sound Off! supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.