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The Visitation in Our Modern Era

By Ruth Roberts When Mary and Elizabeth meet, it is a holy moment because they are holy people with a special purpose: to bear Jesus and John. They recognize their purpose and their children in this beautiful moment. Even their babies recognize it, as John leaps for joy. In this modern world, when people continue […]

Combating Loneliness During Our Time of Crisis

By Susan Ciancio Have you ever felt so alone that you wanted to cry? Have you ever been stuck somewhere all by yourself with no one to talk to? Loneliness is crushing. It can be almost debilitating. We’re all facing some degree of loneliness right now. This unprecedented homebound stretch of time is new to […]

Will You Wait with Me?

By Katie Brown Our nation is currently facing a crisis unlike any of us has ever experienced. If you had asked me prior to this what some of the hardships I expected to face in my life were, a global pandemic would not have been anywhere on my mind. Money troubles? Check. War? Seems possible. […]

Our Pro-Life Jeremiad

By Judie Brown Jeremiad: “a prolonged lamentation or complaint” In the context of Jeremiah’s repeated requests to the people of Israel that they repent, the word “jeremiad” cannot really be described as a complaint, but rather a plea. In an inspiring homily that Fr. Steve Grunow delivered during the Word on Fire Mass for Saturday, March 28, […]

Two Futures and a Moment of Hope

By Lori Hatcher Two years ago, I attended a banquet for a pro-life ministry called A Moment of Hope ( In the center of each table sat a stunning orchid in full bloom. Some were purple, some fuchsia, some yellow, and some red. Bunches of blossoms hung like grapes from long stems. While some of […]

Pro-Life This Week – March 27, 2020

Week in Review – Pro-aborts on rampage; HR 748; DNR changes; Vaccine update Yesterday, pro-abortion groups (including Planned Parenthood) sued the governor of the state of Texas because he followed the US attorney general’s request and ordered the end of all elective surgery in Texas. His order included abortion, and that’s why the baby killers […]