The late Holy Father, Pope Saint John Paul II addressed the Bible’s silence on direct abortion. He speaks about it in section 61 of his papal encyclical, Evangelium Vitae (‘The Gospel of Life’).[click to continue...]
If you heard this once, you heard it a million times. If only we all increased use of contraception, then we would see the number of abortions decrease.
Does such an argument hold up under scrutiny?
Let us turn to a papal encyclical, written by Pope Saint John Paul II, for some clarity. After all, no one else more famously opposes contraception and abortion as the Catholic Church.[click to continue...]
Then Pope Saint John Paul II ties it all up and directs us back to governmental intrusions, like the two child policy in China.
“Thus the Church condemns as a grave offense against human dignity and justice all those activities of governments or other public authorities which attempt to limit in any way the freedom of couples in deciding about children.”[click to continue...]
For instance, the alkaline properties of crocodile dung supposedly made it useful for a barrier method and possible spermicide. All a woman of ancient Egypt had to do was stick a ball of it up you-know-where.
Ancient Chinese women would drink mercury to try to prevent becoming pregnant. Little did they know back then, in all likelihood, the brain and kidney damage they were causing!
Such an action may cause the person to have a reaction to the thought of abortion. Which is good. That’s the point!
We need to constantly be reminding folks that over 3,500 babies lose their lives each day in this country alone from surgical abortion. If we don’t remind others, who will?[click to continue...]
Did you know your tax dollars fund Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider?
That’s right. Uncle Sam claims way more than his fair share of your paycheck. Then he turns around and gives that money to the “non-profit” organization, Planned Parenthood.
And we’re not talking a small chunk of change, either.[click to continue...]
It is just a foregone conclusion that our planet will soon run out of resources due to too many people consuming resources. Our planet is overcrowded and soon a great multitude of people will be starving to death.
You have heard these claims for decades. But have they proven true?[click to continue...]
The US Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage last week supposedly legalized pseudo marriage for all 50 states. Unless you have lived under a rock recently, you already know this.
But what you may not realize is that this makes the following statement undeniable at this point: the USA is guilty of all four sins that cry out to Heaven for vengeance.
Traditionally in the Church four sins have been recognized as so egregious they demand retribution from God.
What are those four sins? How is America guilty of all four? Let us see.[click to continue...]
Set aside your biases and just go along with this thought experiment for a moment.
Imagine our society followed the teaching of the Catholic Church on sexual ethics. What would our world look like?[click to continue...]
5. Children’s Well-being Went from the Forefront to an Afterthought[click to continue...]