Denying a holocaust

It seems to be the trendy thing to do. One the one hand, we have a Catholic leader who denies that Nazi Germany killed six million Jews. At the same time, there's a group of Catholics that denies that almost 50 million pre-born children have been killed in the US alone.George Neumayr has this excellent piece in which he draws out the comparison. It is a tragedy that anyone would deny the historical fact that six million Jews were killed by Nazi Germany. (Unfortunately, many more were killed in … [Read more...]

Notre Dame & Its Catholic Identity

Well, it appears that Notre Dame University is still somewhat confused about its Catholic identity. When considering who could possibly be invited to address the graduates of one of the most prestigious universities in the country, some of whom will hopefully be Catholic leaders, the university thought it would be good to invite President Obama, a politician who has one of the most extreme pro-abortion/anti-life records of any politician, if not the most extreme.I weighed for National Review … [Read more...]

Notre Dame & Its Catholic Identity

Well, it appears that Notre Dame University is still somewhat confused about its Catholic identity. When considering who could possibly be invited to address the graduates of one of the most prestigious universities in the country, some of whom will hopefully be Catholic leaders, the university thought it would be good to invite President Obama, a politician who has one of the most extreme pro-abortion/anti-life records of any politician, if not the most extreme.I weighed for National Review … [Read more...]

Life

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi had a meeting on Wednesday with Pope Benedict XVI. Oh, to have been a fly on the wall or a mouse in the corner, but we've got this...The Vatican issued a statement about the meeting between the Pope and Speaker Pelosi. You may recall that she had a rather odd idea of the Church's teaching regarding abortion. I wrote about it here. She tripped over her words but insisted that the Church has been debating this for years and that she's an expert in the topic. … [Read more...]

The octuplets: difficult situation. Bad law?

Well, if you've been vacationing on Mars, you may have missed the story about the octuplets, or more specifically the mother of the octuplets. A lot of interesting information has been revealed and good questions are being raised.Last week, Nadya Suleman, the mother of the octuplets, gave interviews to NBC's Today Show. As people find out more and more about the situation, it seems like something should be done. But what? Some facts to keep in mind:Ms. Suleman has had all 14 children as a … [Read more...]

The octuplets: difficult situation. Bad law?

Well, if you've been vacationing on Mars, you may have missed the story about the octuplets, or more specifically the mother of the octuplets. A lot of interesting information has been revealed and good questions are being raised.Last week, Nadya Suleman, the mother of the octuplets, gave interviews to NBC's Today Show. As people find out more and more about the situation, it seems like something should be done. But what? Some facts to keep in mind:Ms. Suleman has had all 14 children as a … [Read more...]


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