Dorothy Cummings McLean reports for LifeSiteNews — The coronavirus epidemic in Italy and government measures to slow the contagion have led to a decision to cancel the 2020 Rome Life Forum in May and postpone the Roundtable to October, organizers have announced.

“While we hope and pray that the virus threat will be overcome very soon, it is impossible to say anything certain at this stage,” Maria Madise of Voice of the Family told LifeSiteNews.