Pat Archibold’s Creative Minority Report: Homosexual acts are a sin and pride is one of the seven deadly sins. So one parish in Boston decided to put the two together! What could go wrong?! More on this sacrilegious event here.
Billboards and Ads Kick Off Latino Pro-Life Event in Los Angeles
Jill Staneks’ Blog: A Latino advocacy group is charging that abortion providers are targeting their communities, making their frustration known with a jumbo billboard campaign in Los Angeles, California. “It’s clear that Latinos are being targeted by organizations that promote … Continue reading
Outspoken Pro-Life Catholic Elected Speaker for Canadian Parliament
This is astounding. Canada’s parliament is anti-Catholic, anti-family. Priests have been brought to court and fined for condemning the sin of sodomy on account of Parliament’s “hate-crime” law. Mr. Scheer knows what he is facing and certainly needs prayers. Catholic … Continue reading
Boston College Magazine on the Catholic Contraceptive Sellout
The teaser line for the article summarizes it nicely: “When the Massachusetts legislature voted in 1966 to end the last all-out ban on contraceptives in the nation, it was with the approval and assistance of the Boston Archdiocese.” Catholic World … Continue reading
The Tablet, British “Catholic” Weekly, Carries Insert for Pro-Abortion Womankind
John Smeaton, Society for the Protection of Unborn Children: The 14 May edition of The Tablet, the self-styled “International Catholic Weekly”, came with an insert (pictured) from an organisation called Womankind, appealing for donations to help it and its partner … Continue reading
Malta, Last European Bastion Against Divorce, Leaving Issue to Voters
CNA reports: Malta is the only European country that does not allow divorce. But this could change, depending on the outcome of a May 28 referendum in this tiny Mediterranean island nation of 408,000 people. Voters will decide the fate … Continue reading
Massachusetts Taxpayer Funded Website Counsels Teens on How Easy It Is to Get an Abortion
BostonHerald.com: A state-funded sex education Web site that tells teens an abortion is “much easier than it sounds” has drawn fire from outraged pro-lifers who say mariatalks.com is glossing over ugly truths, steering teens toward the controversial procedure and counseling … Continue reading
34,000 Suicides Every Year in United States
Catholic News Service has an alarming news item here. Scroll down to second entry.
Philippine President Prefers Excommunication Rather Than Opposing Bill to Fund Contraceptives
Catholic News Service: Philippine President Benigno Aquino said he is willing to risk excommunication from the Catholic Church rather than scrap the so-called Responsible Parenthood Bill, reported the Asian church news agency UCA News. “I remain committed to pushing for … Continue reading
Polygamy Law on Trial in British Columbia
Prescinding from the religious issue, there are so many other common sense reasons why any civilized society should outlaw polygamy for the common good. Some of those reasons — reasons I would never have thought of, since I don’t know … Continue reading
Fargo Bishop Lashes Out Against “Grave Scandal” of Giving Communion to Pro-Abortion Politicians
When bishops and priests are hesitant in exercising their authority, the “father of lies” takes hold of the hearts and minds of the faithful, Bishop Samuel J. Aquila of Fargo warned recently. “One must honestly ask, how many times and … Continue reading
Divers Find 400 Year Old Golden Chain of Our Lady on Ocean Floor Near Florida
Batangas Today: Shipwreck divers of Mel Fisher‘s Treasures found a 40-inch gold chain stuck on the seafloor while they were in search of a 17th-century old Spanish ship, according to international news sites. More on the story here.
Only 31% of Practicing Sunday Mass Catholics Accept Church Teaching on Homosexual Unions
And these are Catholics who go to Mass every week. Catholic Culture: Only 31% of Catholics who attend Mass at least weekly oppose granting legal recognition to homosexual unions, according to a new report by the Public Religion Research Institute. … Continue reading
Presidential Candidate Blasts Planned Parenthood
CNA reports: Likely Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain supports ending all federal funding to Planned Parenthood, an abortion business that he said was founded to target African Americans and is continuing that mission. Read more here.
US “Catholic” Hospital Decides Feeding Tube Is Too Costly in Keeping Stroke Victim Alive
Reflections of a Paralytic: While a family is fighting for the right to care for their sick child In Canada, here in America a family has been removed from making medical decisions for their mother. After a stroke left her … Continue reading