“In this way, any reference to common values and to a truth absolutely binding on everyone is lost, and social life ventures on to the shifting sands of complete relativism. At that point, everything is negotiable, everything is open to bargaining: even the first of the fundamental rights, the right to life.” -Pope Saint John Paul the Great[click to continue...]
What about couples who opt for the genetic test during pregnancy, knowing they will have their baby killed if the test is positive? If they do get a positive test, they will have to wonder for the rest of their lives if it was a false positive.[click to continue...]
It is ironic, is it not? You want to give the gift of life. Yet, the “reward” for being an organ donor is that your life could be taken from you.[click to continue...]
This is what we have reduced ourselves to as humankind. Through IVF, children are mass produced, treated as commodities to serve the desires of adults.[click to continue...]
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It is true, this woman requires empathy for the cancer diagnosis she received. Back in April 2014 she was told she had six months until the doctors expected her to die to the disease.
But why does she deserve compassion for her diagnosis? Precisely because life—all life—has intrinsic value. For her to learn she is likely to die before reaching an elderly age means her life will be shorter than many others.
We should mourn her losing her life, while she maintains a desire to live. Why are we celebrating someone who does not want to live anyway?[click to continue...]
Later, Dr. Diggs, Jr. explains, “The potential for injury is exacerbated by the fact that the intestine has only a single layer of cells separating it from highly vascular tissue, that is, blood.”
“Therefore, any organisms that are introduced into the rectum have a much easier time establishing a foothold for infection than they would in a vagina,” he clarifies.[click to continue...]
…“gay marriage” proponents want us to believe homosexuality is completely natural, and so there is nothing wrong with the behavior. … Yet, this too defies Darwin’s own theory. He claimed moral instincts evolved in the human race.[click to continue...]
“These techniques (heterologous artificial insemination and fertilization) infringe the child’s right to be born of a father and mother known to him and bound to each other by marriage. They betray the spouses’ ‘right to become a father and a mother only through each other,’” (Catechism 2376).[click to continue...]
Each of these stories sounds like something straight out of a science fiction novel.[click to continue...]