Catholic Medical Quarterly Volume 73(1) February 2023

Submitting articles to the CMQCMQ Cover Page

CMA 2023 Annual Conference in Nottingham

Ethical Question on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Healthcare


The Assistant Editor’s wife

A Pro-Life teaching moment
by Dr Pravin Thevathasan

A Pillar of Faith?
by Dr Pravin Thevathasan

Who am I to judge?
by Dr Pravin Thevathasan

Faith in Medicine

St Joseph, and the Holy Family. Gifts of Fatherhood
Fr Patrick Pullicino

Pilgrimage to Lourdes
Dr Anuli Igboaka


Abortion, Codswallop in the Court of Appeal? Heidi Crowter case and Down's Syndrome

Parliament votes to impose buffer zones around abortion clinics


The tragic death of Savita Halappanavar
Dr Pravin Thevathasan

Artificial Intelligence AI - what is it and what does it mean for Catholics healthcare?
Dr Caroline Zdziarska

Loneliness, Euthanasia and the Wholeness of Human Personhood: Part III of III
Meaning and Word

Francis Etheredge


Submission by the Catholic Medical Association (UK) to the Health and Social Care Committee in relation to assisted dying

For details of forthcoming branch meetings please contact your local branch Secretary or visit


Conflicts surrounding end of life care in children
Letter from World Federation of Catholic Medical Associations
Introduction to Organisations Teaching NFP / Natural Fertility

Book Reviews

Paul VI, The Divided Pope Yves Chiron

Weeds Among Wheat: L’Arche and the Tainted Legacy of Jean Vanier
by Dennis J. Billy

The Beast of Bethulia Park
by S.P. Caldwell

Reaching for the Resurrection: A Pastoral Bioethics
by Francis Etheridge

Sigrid Undset: Reader of Hearts
by Aiden Nichols

Moment: A novel
by Miles Christie

Two Patients: My conversation from Life-Affirming Medicine
by Dr John Bruchalski, Elise Daniel

 Faith challenges culture: A reflection of the Dynamics of Modernity
by Paul O'Callaghan.