Vatican doubles down on pro-abort Life panelist Nicole Winfield, AP/S.F. Chronicle Monday, June 19, 2017 Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia, President of the Pontifical Academy of Life, is defending the appointment to the Academy’s bioethics panel of a pro-abortion, pro-euthanasia ethicist who isn’t even Catholic. © 2017 The Catholic Thing. All rights reserved. For reprint rights, write to: firstname.lastname@example.org The Catholic Thing is a forum for intelligent Catholic commentary. Opinions expressed by writers are solely their own. Comment on this column at: Facebook Twitter Comments are closed.