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November 28, 2016
The Beauty of Blessings & the Pain of the World: Mark Shriver Explores the Life of Pope Francis
Most people in the United States didn't know anything about Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio until...
April 19, 2016
Love Doesn’t Die: A Mother Remembers Her Daughter with Down Syndrome
“Love doesn’t die.” That’s a quote from a letter we received at Christopher headquarters recently...
March 30, 2016
The 2016 Christopher Award Winners Are…
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March 29, 2016
Young Mother Delays Chemo to Protect Unborn Child That Saved Her Life
Via CBS News: TONAWANDA, N.Y. - For Kim Vaillancourt, pregnant while staving off aggressive brain...
January 14, 2016
PJ Anderson Discusses Bringing Song & Message “Love Will Heal” to March For Life
For several years now, singer-songwriter PJ Anderson has been attending the March for Life in...
November 24, 2015
What “Scandal’s” Olivia Pope Could Learn from Joan of Arcadia
Despite its popularity, I've never been tempted to watch an episode of "Scandal" because the...
November 09, 2015
How Buying Underwear for Christmas Can Support Adoptive Families
The amount of catalogs and advertisements I get in the mail always increases the closer...
November 05, 2015
Chris Christie: I’m Pro-Life for the 16-Year-Old Girl Addicted to Heroin, Too
While campaigning at a tavern in New Hampshire recently, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie took...
September 28, 2015
Four New Nicknames for Pope Francis in the Aftermath of His U.S. Visit
(Photo courtesy of The Tablet) Before the euphoria fades from the visit of the People's...
September 25, 2015
Why Pope Francis’s Speech to Congress Wasn’t As Liberal As You’ve Been Told
(Photo property of ABC News) There was a lot of hand-wringing by conservatives on social...
February 25, 2015
Saving Society’s “Disposable” Kids: Filmmaker Brian Ivie Discusses “The Drop Box”
(All photos property of The Drop Box Film/Focus on the Family) On June 20, 2011,...
December 01, 2014
How the Unexpected Child of a Sexual Abuse Survivor Learned Love & Strength From His Mom
(Photo via New York Daily News) Last week, Wayne Coffey of New York's Daily News...
November 14, 2014
Exploring the Choice for Life & Single Motherhood on NBC’s “Parenthood”
The NBC TV series "Parenthood" is one of those shows that looks good, but I...
August 20, 2014
After Grim Prenatal Diagnosis, Couple Takes Unborn Child on Bucket List of Adventures
Today's Daily News features the story of Jenna Gassew and Dan Haley, a Pennsylvania couple...
June 09, 2014
“Dark of Night” Explores Dark Topics on Hallmark Channel’s “Signed, Sealed, Delivered”
Nobody can accuse executive producer Martha Williamson of shying away from tough topics in her...
May 13, 2014
UPDATE WITH VIDEO: Once They Get Into the Shelter, There’s the Concept of Grace
Just ahead of this year's Christopher Awards ceremony, where the film "Gimme Shelter" (now on...
April 15, 2014
When Your Baby’s Life is Expected to Be Brief: A Look at Perinatal Hospice and Palliative Care
Pregnancy is supposed to be a joyful time for a couple, but for Amy Kuebelbeck...
April 01, 2014
Opening Your Heart to Adoption: One Woman’s Story
Though Christina Beahan grew up in a big Polish/Dutch family in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the...
March 25, 2014
The Holy Journey of Two Popes: John XXIII and John Paul II
The following is the text of the Christopher News Note "The Holy Journey of Two...
January 24, 2014
Why You Should See “Gimme Shelter” and Ignore the Critics Shouting “Agenda!”
I suppose I shouldn't be surprised at the animosity - not just criticism, but animosity...
January 21, 2014
Can Politicians and the Media Make Room for the Simple Alchemy of Love?
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo offended many people during an interview last week in which...
January 14, 2014
Pregnant Teen Finds Hope and Healing: A Look at the Movie “Gimme Shelter”
"Last time I asked for God's help, He put me here," 16-year-old Apple Bailey angrily...
October 03, 2013
Love Turns Despair Into Hope: The LaHood Family’s Ministry to Disabled Children
When Dan LaHood was in second grade at St. John Baptist De La Salle grammar...
September 20, 2013
A Call to Holiness: Reflecting on Pope Francis’s “America” Magazine Interview
Much is being written and said about Pope Francis’s comments during an interview published yesterday...
September 10, 2013
A Christopher Prayer for Doctors
I was recently looking through a book written by The Christophers' founder, Maryknoll Father James...
February 25, 2013
The Greatest Evangelist of Love, Faith, Virtue and Hope: A Testament to the Power of the Powerless
All too often today, we judge people's lives not on their inherent value and dignity,...
February 19, 2013
The Drop Box for Unwanted Babies
Every day, unwanted babies were abandoned on the streets of Seoul, South Korea. In order...
January 24, 2013
“Somebody’s Got to Do It, and Why Can’t It Be Us?” – An Adoption Story
Via Patricia Heaton (who you really should follow on Twitter because she's a font of...
January 22, 2013
A Woman of Mercy Offers Pregnancy Choices
The following column was written by The Christophers' Jerry Costello: She’s been there, done that....
January 20, 2013
Little Miracles and Diversity at Pro Life Center
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