U.S. Bishop Encourages Married Couples to be Open to Life, Reject Contraception

(via LifeSite) Bishop Joseph Strickland of Tyler, Texas, included a powerful message about the truth of God’s plan for human life in his homily Sunday on the Solemnity of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist.  We need God in every aspect of married life, he said, in the marital act and beyond, and that… Continue reading U.S. Bishop Encourages Married Couples to be Open to Life, Reject Contraception

Archbishop Chaput: Pray for Ireland as They Consider Legalizing Homicide of Unborn

(via LifeSiteNews) American Archbishop Charles J. Chaput is asking his archdiocese to pray for Ireland as the country approaches a vote to legalize abortion on demand. “Ireland has always had the wisdom to reject the kind of social ‘progress’ that depends on the shedding of innocent blood and the destruction of new life,” Chaput wrote… Continue reading Archbishop Chaput: Pray for Ireland as They Consider Legalizing Homicide of Unborn

New Jersey Passes Bill Forcing Taxpayers to Fund Planned Parenthood

(via LifeNews) New Jersey taxpayers soon will be forced to fund the top abortion business in America again.  A bill to send $7.5 million tax dollars to the abortion chain Planned Parenthood is all but a done deal in New Jersey. The legislature passed the bill last week, and new Gov. Phil Murphy said the… Continue reading New Jersey Passes Bill Forcing Taxpayers to Fund Planned Parenthood

St. John Paul II Prophetically Defends Humanae Vitae in Never-Before Translated Speech

(via LifeSite) “What the Church teaches about contraception is not a matter of free discussion among theologians,” Pope John Paul II said in 1987. “Teaching the contrary is tantamount to inducing the moral conscience of spouses into error.” These are the words of Pope John Paul II, in an address delivered at a study meeting on responsible… Continue reading St. John Paul II Prophetically Defends Humanae Vitae in Never-Before Translated Speech

Archbishop Slams ‘Pro-Choice Catholics,’ Calls on Priests to Give More Pro-Life Homilies

(via LifeNews) Catholic Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann of Kansas City soon will become an even more influential pro-life leader in the United States. Already a strong advocate for life in his current position, Naumann is slated to become the next leader of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Pro-Life Activities Committee; U.S. Catholic bishops elected… Continue reading Archbishop Slams ‘Pro-Choice Catholics,’ Calls on Priests to Give More Pro-Life Homilies

House Passes GOP Tax Bill That Recognizes Unborn Children

(via LifeSite) The U.S. House of Representatives just passed landmark tax reform legislation that includes a key provision affirming the humanity of children from the moment of conception. “The bill allows unborn children to qualify for education savings accounts, called ‘529 Plans,’” said Andrew Guernsey, senior legislative assistant at the Family Research Council (FRC). This… Continue reading House Passes GOP Tax Bill That Recognizes Unborn Children