September 15, 2020
Search

Tag: Contraception

The Florida Bishops on Abortion and Contraception

On the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, January 22, 2019, the Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops published a pastoral letter that was signed by every bishop and included in parish bulletins across the state. It began by citing this powerful passage...

The Most Beautiful Teaching Torn Asunder

The Lord is beautiful in all His ways. Everything that he does is perfect beyond the imagination of anyone. As He tells us: “For My thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways My ways . . . for as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are...

How Scientific Dishonesty and PC Cost Women’s Lives

By Angela Lanfranchi, MD FACS In the United States and throughout the world, thousands of women’s lives are lost annually to breast cancer due to scientific dishonesty and political correctness. Breast cancer is the most common of women’s cancers...

Hold On Tight: It’s Going To Be A Bumpy Ride

In 1975, the brilliant Catholic philosopher Elizabeth Anscombe wrote one of the earliest defenses of Humanae Vitae with her essay “Contraception and Chastity.”  It is a work that every Catholic should read, not only for her brilliant logic but also...

The Bishops’ Dilemma

The Bishops’ Dilemma

A couple of months ago my essay American Catholics and Social Justice was published here. It traced the dramatic changes in the hierarchy’s perspective on social justice from Pope Leo XIII to the present, with particular emphasis on the views of the...