Health experts say vaccination is a pro-life issue

by Diocese of Des Moines | September 17, 2021

Person getting a vaccine

Catholic healthcare experts say getting a COVID-19 vaccine is a pro-life issue that protects the most vulnerable among us and is in the interest of the common good.

A panel of experts discussed on Aug. 31 the pandemic and the solution, called a "blessing from God" that could end the plague if only more people would be vaccinated. 

The following story provides perspectives from the panelists, moderated by Jeannie Gaffigan.

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The Diocese of Des Moines, created in 1911, serves people over a 12,446 square mile area in the southwestern quadrant of Iowa, including 23 counties.