Lives Taken Too Early

Action Alert: Obama administration and Planned Parenthood attack religious freedom

by: Rita Diller The chairman of the USCCB pro-life committee, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, said this week that the religious exemption in the HHS ruling to require health insurance plans to cover sterilization and contraception free of charge is so narrow that Jesus himself would not qualify for it. Yet the Obama administration has refused to broaden the […]

ALL’s Associate Program: A New Year’s Resolution You can Keep

by: Leslie Tignor It’s the beginning of another new year. In typical fashion, we mark the start of each year with great plans, high hopes, and grand resolutions. Also in typical fashion, those plans, hopes, and resolutions tend to fade—if not fall away altogether—by the time spring flowers start to bloom! What pro-life resolutions have […]

COVID-19 and Nursing Homes

By Nancy Valko, RN, ALNC Recently, two good friends of mine with physical limitations who had been waiting for over a year to enter a carefully chosen assisted living/long-term healthcare facility changed their minds about going. They found out that the facility had at least one resident with COVID-19. They are now staying at home […]

Celebrating Sibling Saints: Jacinta and Francisco Marto

By Susan Ciancio and Catherine Daub “Why doesn’t Our Blessed Lady show hell to sinners? If they could see it, they would never commit any more sins.” – Jacinta Marto On May 13, 1917, three Portuguese children who lived near a town called Fatima were blessed with the first of several visions of the mother […]

Dear Bishops, Be Lions for Christ

By Judie Brown The ongoing hypocrisy of pro-abortion Catholics like Joe Biden continues to boggle the Catholic mind. It is hard for any of us to understand how any thinking human being who claims to be Catholic could be such a voracious supporter of aborting little babies! Yet that is exactly what Biden and his […]

Does Life Stand in the Way of Liberty?

Reflections on the 2020 March for Life By Dr. Donald T. DeMarco Étienne Gilson is one of the clearest thinking philosophers of the 20th century. As any good philosopher, he fully understands the importance of reason—a power that is often downgraded or even dismissed in the modern world. In an address he gave at Harvard’s […]