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Destroying Others or Standing with Them

By Judie Brown In 1995, Pope John Paul II urged us to work for the day when we could “offer this world of ours new signs of hope, and work to ensure that justice and solidarity will increase and that a new culture of human life will be affirmed, for the building of an authentic […]

Is Remarrying after Divorce a Sin?

The Beauty of Catholic Marriage Is remarrying after divorce a sin? To answer this question from a Catholic viewpoint, we must first understand what marriage is. The Catechism of the Catholic Church defines marriage as “the matrimonial covenant, by which a man and a woman establish between themselves a partnership of the whole of life . . . ordered […]

Mary, Charlie, and the Babies

By Judie Brown Professor Charles Rice (Charlie) and his lovely wife Mary were devoted to each other, to their family, and to the babies. John Dejak, who studied under Charlie at the University of Notre Dame, wrote, “Never without the Rosary in his pocket, he was a true son of Our Lady. He defended her as […]

Pro-Life This Week – October 18, 2019

Week in Review – HALO Warns Against PCHETA; Marian Blue Wave Goes Global Earlier this week, the Healthcare Advocacy and Leadership Organization (HALO) released a press release expressing their concern and opposition to the federal Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act (PCHETA).  HALO states they support hospice and palliative care providers who “respect the […]

In US and Canada, End-of-Life Laws Endanger People with Disabilities

By Michael Cook Speeches by supporters of assisted suicide always include a big shout-out for people with disabilities. Hey, guys, you’re top on our list of favs; we’re just working out the delicate balance against individual rights. Just hang in there; we love youse all. Which, translated, means that the fears of people with disabilities are […]

First Iceland. Where Next?

Iceland’s destructive attitude toward people with disabilities isn’t exclusive to Iceland.