The Sign Language for Abortion

Sign language for abortion

Today, on the 41st anniversary of the infamous Roe v. Wade decision, we look back on 56 million abortions in the United States.  That's 56 million babies killed in their mothers' wombs.Here is the sign language for abortion.  Sort of straight and to the point, isn't it? … [Read more...]

Pope Francis: “I Join the March for Life With My Prayers”

March for Life 2014

The media's love affair with Pope Francis may have just ended.Left-leaning journalists who thought he was going to be soft on the issues must have been disappointed when today, the Pope tweeted: "I join the March for Life in Washington with my prayers.  May God help us respect all life, especially the most vulnerable." In late 2013, Pope Francis drew criticism from some conservatives and praise from pro-abortion forces, when he said that the Church should not emphasize its teaching on … [Read more...]

When We Stumbled Upon Tiny St. Agnes

Reliquary containing the skull of St. Agnes

It was hot, and we were tired.  It was September 2000, our first trip to Rome, and our band of seven hearty travelers had embarked on a long walk through the streets of the city to the Piazza Navona. The Piazza stands on the site of the first-century Stadium of Domitian.  In its center, Bernini's Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi (Fountain of the Four Horses) is topped by the Obelisk of Domitian, brought here in pieces from the Circus of Maxentius.  Two other fountains mark each end of the piazza:  The … [Read more...]