The “Seamless Garment” theory gives Social Justice advocates a “Catholic” excuse to minimize abortion, and ignore contraception altogether, when considering government policy. Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse argues for a better approach that addresses the whole person, raised in an intact and loving family.
There are ample historical and constitutional grounds for defending the Right to Life. There are none that support the “right” to abortion.
“It is refreshing to see a forceful message for life delivered with such clarity and authority at one of the most pro-abortion venues in the world.” Read more: https://www.lifesitenews.com/mobile/news/us-18-other-nations-tell-un-there-is-no-international-right-to-an-abortion?utm_source=LifeSiteNews.com&utm_campaign=ec3e1defd7-Daily%2520Headlines%2520-%2520U.S._COPY_595&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_12387f0e3e-ec3e1defd7-401373841&__twitter_impression=true
“In the fight for life and dignity, words matter. Even Alice in Wonderland knew that.” — Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking Glass “When I use a word,” Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, “it means just what I choose it to mean–Neither more nor less.” “The question is,” said Alice, “whether you can …
“Father Roger Landry reminds us of the profound truth that lies at the heart of the Mass. In the same way, “ reminds us of the beautiful truth that lies at the heart of marriage.” Read more: http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/the-real-presence-knowing-what-we-are-doing?_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8IernHX04ou_63nBU4bWuGAs1VPszYzANUJmExFzhhuSSWx3dETq5EBgu3oMLJmbfsJhqUF3Ju0zcpy2YiH5m4QJIzbg&_hsmi=76764488
“In Humanae Vitae, Saint Paul VI explained that couples who have “serious” and “well-grounded reasons” to avoid the conception of a new human life could morally limit the marital act the infertile times of the wife’s natural cycles (HV §16). How do we consider those reasons? Susanna Spencer suggests that we rely on the Cardinal Virtue of prudence.” …
Humanae Vitae gives us indispensable advice for taking the sacrament of marriage seriously. Father Meyer and Father Hollowell offer some steps that your pastor can take to emphasize the Real Presence in the Sacrament of the Eucharist, our most precious gift. Read more: https://on-this-rock.blogspot.com/2019/08/26-things-pastors-can-do-to-emphasize.html
“As soon as Humanae Vitae appeared in 1968, Cardinal Karol Wojtyła of Krakow wrote a letter thanking Pope Paul VI for this brave encyclical, and recommended concrete pastoral steps to proclaim and to defend this core moral teaching of the Church. We know Cardinal Wojtyla today as Saint John Paul II. May every bishop today be as …
It’s the natural law versus the sexual revolution, and Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia doesn’t mince any words about the importance of choosing the right side. Read more, here: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/amp/news/chaput-rebuild-a-christian-society-without-divided-loyalties-24191
Bishop Joseph Strickland of Tyler in Texas applauds Dr. Smith, offers programs in his diocese for study of Humanae Vitae and how to implement it in our daily lives. Read more, here: https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/us-bishop-why-we-teach-couples-to-reject-contraception-and-embrace-natural-family-planning