Belying Emily Letts’ “good abortion” Words: Her Face UPDATE

Emily Letts

Kathy Schiffer calls a video of Emily Letts getting an abortion "weird", and if all you take into account is this young woman's words, they are weird; they make almost no sense.“I know that sounds weird, but to me, this was as birth-like as it could be. It will always be a special memory for me. I still have my sonogram, and if my apartment were to catch fire, it would be the first thing I’d grab.”If you let yourself become distracted by what is coming from her mouth, you miss all that is … [Read more...]

Mighty, Mighty John O' Connor -UPDATE

Cardinal John Joseph O' Connor, Priest and Patriot (Rear Admiral, USN)Today is the tenth anniversary of the death of Cardinal O' Connor, who was one of my heroes. A priest and a patriot, a "prince" of the church, who never lost his "common" touch, and a champion for life.New Evangelization TV (NET-TV) will be livestreaming coverage of both a conference and the memorial Mass that will take place at St. Patrick's Cathedral today. The conference begins at 4:00 and will feature Archbishop … [Read more...]

Please Pray for 2 young boys – UPDATED

Readers may remember that DeLynn has kept us supplied with photographs and updates of the devastation and slow recovery of the village of Petit Goave, Haiti, since the January earthquake. She has informed me that her 11-year old son, Sam, has recently suffered a seizure, and an MRI reveals a mass affecting the brain.Sam is building a reputation in basketballDeLynn has given me permission to introduce you to Sam. She writes that consultations with a pediatric neurologist and a ped. … [Read more...]

Abortion, the Sisters of Life & Hope – UPDATES

My friend Tony Rossi has had the opportunity to interview one of the foundresses of the Sisters of Life, Mother Agnes Mary Donovan, for The Christophers Closeup, and it's really rather wonderful and inspiring:Founded after New York’s Cardinal John O’Connor visited the Dachau concentration camp and vowed to protect the dignity of every human life, the Sisters of Life provide a safe haven for women who experience an unplanned pregnancy and aren’t sure what to do. Mother Agnes Mary Donovan tells … [Read more...]