A New Parent’s Reflections on Humanae Vitae

A reader writes: As my wife and I contemplate adding a second child to the family, I have been reconsidering Humanae vitae, an encyclical I grappled with unsuccessfully for years.  Until recently, my reflections centered on what still seems the thorny question as to whether or not contraception frustrates nature’s purposes and is therefore morally illicit.  But [Read More...]

Why We Fight

The right to life remains the fundamental issue contested in our culture. God defend children from the scourge of abortion and God forgive us for enshrining a right to murder at the heart of our civilization. May Roe v. Wade and all its evils be blotted out someday and this tragic choice to find happiness [Read More...]

Msgr. Charles Mangan writes…

I thought that you and your readers may like to know about an article that I recently wrote that has now been published into a pamphlet. It is “Our Lady, Catholics and Contraception” and has the imprimatur of my Bishop, the Most Reverend Paul J. Swain, D.D. Check thou it out! [Read more...]

March on for Life!

The Prolife Movement remains the single most consequential engine of respect for human life around the world.  It has, like the abolitionist movement 150 years ago, held the conscience of a world up to scrutiny that would just as soon forget the unborn and return to unquiet slumber.  It has gained ground over time (despite [Read More...]

Pro-Life Leaders Call for Unity in the Movement

Washington, D.C. (January 19, 2015) – A diverse group of pro-life leaders brought together by Life Matters Journal is announcing the Pro-Life Allies coalition in order to promote unity in the movement to abolish abortion. Speakers from Life Matters Journal, Feminists for Nonviolent Choices, New Wave Feminists, Bama Students for Life, Secular Pro-Life, And Then [Read More...]

Support the West Coast Walk for Life!

After the East Coast Walk for Life, this is the largest prolife event in the country and a witness to the entire world! Last year, it drew 50,000 people. Check out their website and raise the roof for the voiceless and most vulnerable members of our community. Every society will be judged on how it [Read More...]

Program can reverse RU-486 in first stages

Very good news indeed! [Read more...]

Prayer Requests and Works of Mercy

A reader writes: Please ask all the prayer warriors you know to pray for our daughter Theresa. She’s 9 and newly diagnosed with osteosarcoma. http://www.caringbridge.org/visit/littlemisst Father, hear our prayer for Theresa’s complete healing in body, soul, and spirit.  Give her caregivers grace, wisdom, counsel, knowledge, understanding, compassion, creativity, insight, skill and the proper technology to [Read More...]

Two Days Till the March for Life!

Arouse the media from their ideology-induced slumber! [Read more...]

Good to see

Upcoming Movie Challenges Pro-Abortion Narrative on Pregnancy Centers [Read more...]