NPR: The U.S. Supreme Court late Wednesday night refused to block a Texas law banning abortions after six weeks of pregnancy. The vote was 5-to-4, with three Trump-appointed justices joining two other conservative justices.
Religion News Service: This agreement, county officials said, was reached in the context of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in February that told California it couldn’t enforce a ban on indoor worship because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Religion & Politics: “My mother and stepfather’s vaccine hesitancy is definitely due to the white evangelical Christian bubble they live in,” one person said.
The Guardian: Plan for new communities led by lay people in unconventional venues has prompted the Save the Parish campaign.
Kaiser Health News: Later life is a time of reassessment and reflection. What sense do we make of the lives we have lived? How do we come to terms with illness and death? What do we want to give to others as we grow older?