Why Pulling Back Birth Control Availability Does Not Work (A Response To Ladies Against Feminism)

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by Lana Hope cross posted from her blog Wide Open Ground Ladies Against Feminism posted this link about birth control, showing that contraception does not cut back on abortions. “Contraception reduces unintended pregnancies” has joined its fantastic make-believe friends “death with dignity,” the “efficacy” of embryonic stem cells, the “certainty” of man-made global warming, and [Read More...]

The World is “Dark, Selfish, and Cruel.”

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by Lana Hope cross posted from her blog Wide Open Ground I watch Tangled on TV at McDonalds this afternoon. I was supposed to be reading Paul Ricoeur (I had it on the table), but this is the time in the semester when I already have term papers semi-planned out, when our grad seminars are [Read More...]

Did I Divorce the Church?

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by Lana Hope cross posted from her blog Wide Open Ground Laura Parker is one of my favorite bloggers. Fact: her blog is one of the best Christian blogs around. Laura paints and tells stories in such convincing tones. Her post today “Bride and Divoce” grasped my attention. Here’s an excerpt. If the Church is [Read More...]

Apostate: What Kevin Swanson Gets Wrong About Thomas Aquinas

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by Lana Hope cross posted from her blog Wide Open Ground I am reading through Kevin Swanson’s latest book Apostate: The Men Who Destroyed the Christian West. The first man on Swanson’s list is St. Thomas Aquinas. Oh, yes, according to Swanson, Aquinas is an apostate who destroyed the Christian west. In fact, St. Thomas [Read More...]

Mom’s Cycle Was on the Family Calender

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by Lana Hope cross posted from her blog Wide Open Ground I did not realize it was a homeschool thing. Or just a conservative thing. Or unique to some families. I thought almost every man er family tracked mom’s cycle, and all the daughter’s cycles too. Libby Anne recently wrote a post on Charting Your [Read More...]