Pope Paul VI’s Prophecy 2 – Epidemic of abortion

“Let them first consider how easily this course of action could open wide the way for marital infidelity and a general lowering of moral standards.” (Humanae Vitae, paragraph 17)

U.S. Fertility Rate Hits New Record Low

The last year of the Obama administration saw the fertility rate fall to an all-time low. According to recent data from the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), the U.S. fertility rate sank to a record low of 62.0 births per 1,000 women of reproductive age in 2016. This was a slight decrease from …

U.S. Fertility Rate Hits New Record LowRead More »

Chinese Mother Dies after Husband Demands a Son, Forces Her to Have Four Abortions

A woman from Anhui province in eastern China has died after her husband forced her to undergo four sex-selective abortions in a single year, according to reports from the Daily Mail, the South China Morning Post, and Huanqiu.com. The woman, who goes by the name Yueyue, after giving birth to a daughter four years ago, …

Chinese Mother Dies after Husband Demands a Son, Forces Her to Have Four AbortionsRead More »

Sex-Selection, Forced Abortion Are Happening Here in the United States

Many women today living in immigrant communities in the United States face discrimination, mistreatment, or resentment from family members if they fail to bear a son. Disproportionately girls are being targeted for abortion in some parts of these communities. The choice to abort is a coerced one, more often than not one pushed by husbands …

Sex-Selection, Forced Abortion Are Happening Here in the United StatesRead More »

Study Links Contraception and Abortion Rates in Spain

A 10-year study in Spain measuring the rates of both contraception use and abortions recently drew to a close. The results showed that as contraceptive rates rose by 60%, the abortion rate doubled. STUDY DESIGN: Since 1997, representative samples of Spanish women of childbearing potential (15-49 years) have been surveyed by the Daphne Team every 2 years to gather data of contraceptive methods used. RESULTS: …

Study Links Contraception and Abortion Rates in SpainRead More »