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Sterility by choice is a disease, Pope says

December 19, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: In his homily at morning Mass on December 19, Pope Francis observed that the ancient world saw sterility as a curse and fecundity as a blessing. “Where there is God there is fruitfulness,” he said. The Pope remarked that some countries today “have chosen the path of sterility and suffer from that serious disease that is a demographic winter.”

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