Fr. Peter Fonseca

About Fr. Peter Fonseca

Fr. Peter Fonseca, a priest of the Archdiocese of St. Louis, holds a MA in theology, MS in Bioethics, and MDiv. He serves as the director of continuing formation for priests, administrator of St. Theodore in Flint Hill, and bioethics consultant to agencies in the Archdiocese of St. Louis and the greater St. Louis area. He has presented at various conferences / seminars across the country and has contributed to local television and radio programs.

Should Catholics Receive a COVID-19 Vaccine?

On January 30th, 2020, the World Health Organization declared a public health emergency of international concern in the wake of the rise of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.[1. “IHR Emergency Committee on Novel Coronavirus (2019-NCoV).” Acc … [Read more...]

Alkaline Hydrolysis

Imprudent in Its Current Context

For most of Her history, the Catholic Church, with very rare exceptions, has insisted that the bodies of the deceased be interred in graves or other suitable burial sites. In 1963, Pope Paul VI allowed the practice of incineration cremation … [Read more...]