Bishops’ statement on Covid-19 vaccines
Bishop John Noonan met with the vicars earlier this week. One topic of discussion centered around the Covid-19 vaccines and concerns regarding the development of various vaccines in keeping with the teaching of the Catholic Church about life. Mr. Michael Sheedy, executive director of the Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops, provides the links below, shared with the Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops, regarding this. Bishop Noonan asked that these links be shared with parishioners.
- Memo to Bishops of USCCB re: COVID-19 Vaccines from Bishop Rhoads and Archbishop Naumann (November 20)
- “Points to Consider on the Use of COVID Vaccines,” National Catholic Bioethics Center (December 7)
- “Making Sense of Bioethics: COVID-19 Vaccine Myths,” Rev. Tad Pacholczyk, National Catholic Bioethics Center (August 28)