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The Wonder of Life

October 11, 2017 2 Comments
The Wonder of Life

Read Cardinal Wuerl’s prepared remarks for the Lives Worthy of Respect Panel Discussion at Georgetown University on October 2, 2017. Some years ago, I visited a mother who had given birth to sextuplets – six tiny bundles of life. As I gave a blessing to them, with pride in her voice and joy in her […]

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Of Plenty, Population, and Trust: A Further Reflection on the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes

July 26, 2015 8 Comments
Of Plenty, Population, and Trust: A Further Reflection on the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes

The multiplication of the loaves and fishes that we read about at Sunday Mass this week was a miracle so astonishing that it is recounted in all four Gospels. And a second, similar instance is recorded in another Gospel. In other words, this sort of miracle by Jesus is recounted five times within the four […]

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Misleading and Uniformative: Some Thoughts on a Recent Abortion Poll

January 28, 2013 5 Comments
Misleading and Uniformative: Some Thoughts on a Recent Abortion Poll

I like many of you heard of a recent Pew Research Center survey on Abortion (released just before the March for Life) that presents discouraging results. The very title of their release was trumpeted by secular Media: Most Oppose Overturning Abortion Decision. That was the lead and really the only thing the secular media wanted […]

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Bills in Three States Set to Ban Most Abortions and Define Life at Conception: Pray, Pray, Pray!

June 8, 2011 0 Comments

We considered recently the progress that the Pro-life movement is making in changing hearts (HERE). We pondered that over 61% of Americans want abortion to be illegal in most circumstances. In today’s paper is more hopeful news as three Southern States consider legislation that would outlaw abortion in most circumstances, and go so far as […]

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Little by Little, the Tide is Turning. But We have to Keep Working

May 24, 2011 12 Comments

Most of you probably heard of the Gallup Poll released yesterday that showed that 61% of Americans want all, or most abortions, to be declared illegal. There remains for further study, the oddity that some Americans who take this position still say they are “pro-choice,” but in the end they still want most abortion to […]

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A Journey Home to the Catholic Faith and What We Can Learn.

April 4, 2011 0 Comments

A recent announcement of journey home to the Catholic Faith was made by the well known pro-life advocate Bryan Kemper. His announcement letter is posted below. Not only can we rejoice to have a fine and prophetic new member, but, in reading his letter, we can also see certain hallmarks that have led him to […]

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Putting the Lie to “Safe and Legal.” A Pro-Life Victory in Virginia, and a Reminder in Maryland that the Battle Goes On

March 7, 2011 7 Comments

Many of you are aware that last week the Virginia Legislature passed historic legislation that calls out the veracity of the Pro-Choice claim that they want abortion “safe and legal” and puts that claim to the test. Here are excerpts from a Washington Examiner article: The Virginia legislature on Thursday passed historic legislation that would […]

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