Topic: conception

What’s wrong with showing the photo of a woman’s baby bump in a news story? Apparently a lot, according to some abortion activists. In an on-going attempt to convince the public that abort ... discuss

It is so obvious, to Paul, that God designed the bodies of men and women for sexual relationship with one another, that one needs to willfully suppress this truth to imagine that directing sexual pas ... discuss

During the 19th century, scientists and physicians came to understand that the life of a human being (an individual member of the species Homo sapiens) begins at conception. The old idea that "quicken ... discuss

Amy Welborn, Michael Dubruiel, Joseph Dubruiel, Dubruiel, Mike Dubruiel, Immaculate Conception ... discuss

Ohio Legislature Approves Bill to Ban All Abortions After an Unborn Baby’s Heartbeat Begins Last Tuesday, the Ohio state legislature gave final approve to legislation that would ban all abort ... discuss

Luca Mombello (1518-1520/ 1588-1596)Immacolata Concezione con Dio Padre / The Immaculate Conception with God the Fathervia Idle Speculations where there is some fascinating informationabout paintings ... discuss

Sometimes I can forget just how blessed I am. It is so easy to look at what we don’t have and completely take for granted the things that we do have. Recently I have been reflecting on mothers. Alth ... discuss

One of the really neat things about living the liturgical life, is that after awhile, you start to have favorite traditions and ways of celebrating that are unique to your family, and you find that ... discuss

It is possible for Christmas carols, not only to be appropriate for the penitential season of Advent, but to never mention Christmas itself. And no, that does not include "Jingle Bells."With the Incar ... discuss

The Collect.O MERCIFUL God, hear the supplication of thy servants: that we who are gathered together to honour the Conception of the Virgin Mother of God, may through her intercession be delivered by ... discuss

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December 8 The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Patronal Feastday of the United States of America Solemnity Today is the feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. ... discuss

It’s a simple occurrence, but it can bring so much joy – the conception of a new baby. A Montreal, Canada couple recently used a creative way to tell their friends their joyful news. The Daily ... discuss

The two daughters of actress Sofia Vergara and her ex-fiance Nick Loeb filed a lawsuit this week to ask a court to grant them a right to live. The girls, Emma and Isabella, are embryos who were create ... discuss

Stained Glass Window from St. Mary's ParishGATE OF HEAVENSt. Alphonsus Liguori affirms that Mary is the Gate of Heaven, since in the way all befits a king confers first to pass through his palace gate ... discuss

December 8th, the Church celebrates the most holy solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. With Mary's "yes" to the announcement of the Archangel Gabriel, all creation celebr ... discuss

Thousands of people in Malawi marched for the rights of unborn babies on Tuesday after word spread that legislators may consider a bill to legalize abortion. The Episcopal Conference of Malawi and the ... discuss

December 7, 2016Today we pray for all those intentions that reside in the silence of our hearts; especially those that concern our own welfare, and for the willingness to suffer for the sake of coming ... discuss

Last Tuesday, the Ohio state legislature gave final approve to legislation that would ban all abortions after an unborn baby’s heart begins to beat. An unborn child’s heart begins to beat at 22 da ... discuss

. . . to Protest Rule Requiring Burial for Aborted BabiesSatanists Send Semen-Soaked Socks to Texas LawmakersYesterday, LifeNews reported how Satanists are outraged about a new Texas rule requiring ab ... discuss

. . . an Unborn Baby’s Heartbeat BeginsThe Ohio State Senate today passed legislation that would ban all abortions after an unborn baby’s heart begins to beat. An unborn child’s heart begins to ... discuss

But in the end, regardless of the terms used, ESS/EFS/ERAS is indeed about ontology and ontological subordination.  “Ontology” is the study of fundamental being, nature, essence; it has to do wit ... discuss

The Ohio State Senate today passed legislation that would ban all abortions after an unborn baby’s heart begins to beat. An unborn child’s heart begins to beat at 22 days after conception ... discuss

Yesterday, LifeNews reported how Satanists are outraged about a new Texas rule requiring aborted babies’ bodies to be cremated or buried. The Satanic Temple released public statements about the ... discuss

The Madonna of the RosesWilliam Adolphe BouguereauREFUGE OF SINNERSCardinal Newman recommends that we do not think of God as a severe and harsh taskmaster. One who himself acts out of anger, with seve ... discuss

December 6, 2016Today we pray for those who have fallen away from the faith. Jesus says that there will be great rejoicing in Heaven when one who was lost returns. O Mary most holy, intercede for fami ... discuss

Glanville WilliamsHow did we start down the road to Roe v. Wade anyway?In the 1940's and 1950's, abortion was generally opposed, and there wasn't a lot of outspoken support for it. There were abortion ... discuss

Mother of God Oumilenie(Affectionate Tenderness), Russia, XVth Centuryvia Icons ExplainedMOTHER MOST AMIABLENext to the Lord, when he is nailed to the Cross stands Mary, John the beloved disciple, and ... discuss

December 5, 2016Today we pray for motherhood. Mary is the mother of our Savior. She is tender, loving and selfless. May all mothers be like Mary in how loving they are to their children and families.& ... discuss

MYSTICAL ROSEBut Mary kept in mind all these things, pondering them in her heart. (Luke 2:19) And his mother kept all these things carefully in her heart. (Luke 2:51)The Blessed Mother treasures in he ... discuss

December 4, 2016Today we pray for healing; the healing of relationships, minds and physical bodies. If you or someone you know is suffering and needs healing, know that many people are praying for you ... discuss

Thirteenth century Madonna with Child in the Italo-Byzantine styleLord our God, you were pleased to bring joy into the world through the Incarnation of your Son. Grant that we who honour his Mother, t ... discuss

December 3, 2016Today we pray for those suffering from financial hardship. Whatever difficulties result, we pray that this hardship bring people together rather than tear them apart. May trying times ... discuss

I recently saw the movie Arrival in my local theater. Some have been touting this movie as a pro-life movie, and one of the protagonists, Louise Banks (played by Amy Adams), as a pro-life ion. I'll be ... discuss

Mary and Jesus Under a Palm Tree (Middle Eastern)via Matt Stone's Global ChristianityHANDMAID OF THE LORDMy soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour; because He has regarded t ... discuss

A San Diego priest who faced heavy backlash after his Catholic parish published several pieces about the Nov. 8 election, including a strongly-worded bulletin insert claiming it is a “mortal sin to ... discuss

December 2, 2016Today we pray for purity; the purity of our bodies, that we may treat them as temples of the Holy Spirit; the purity of our minds, that we may have holy thoughts; the purity of our hea ... discuss

Mary and Jesus (Chinese)via Matt Stone's Global ChristianityHOUSE OF GOLDBefore God made known his coming into the world in the fullness of time, He prepared Mary as the suitable creature within whom ... discuss

New reproductive and fertility procedures are raising difficult legal and ethical questions in our modern society. Last week, a matter involving a sperm donor and child support was up for consideratio ... discuss

December 1, 2016Today we pray in thanksgiving to God for the gift of His mother, Mary. She is a perfect example for us in living a life that is fully devoted to Christ. To thee, O Virgin Mother, who w ... discuss

What differentiates one word from another – making one word a profane word while another is considered normative?  Why is one “four letter word” different from another one?  It ... discuss

When it comes to “women’s issues,” The View ladies need some education. On Tuesday, The View discussed President-elect Donald Trump’s appointment of Rep. Tom Price as secretary of health and h ... discuss

As has become tradition over the years, let's say the Immaculate Conception Novena together to get us in the proper frame of mind as we approach that feast day. Master of the Winking Eyes, Madonna and ... discuss

November 30, 2016Today we pray for the universal Church. To thee, O Virgin Mother, who was never touched by any spot of original or actual sin, we commend and entrust the purity of our hearts. Also, m ... discuss

By Guest Bloggers | By Very Rev. James McCurry, OFM Conv. A traumatic robbery disrupted my canonical visitation of the Franciscan Order’s Custody of the Immaculate Conception in Rio de Jan ... discuss

November 29, 2016Today we pray for all those who suffer material poverty and go unnoticed and uncared for, that God will provide for them through us. Also, may we never take anything, or any one, for ... discuss

The controversial infertility procedure in vitro fertilization may lead to a greater risk of infertility and cancer in children conceived through the procedure, an Australian researcher says. Universi ... discuss

The fragility of life once again became apparent to me last week, when I received a call from a dear friend, who was letting me know that she was in the hospital. A week before we had been laughing to ... discuss

Below are eight saints whose commemorations occur during the liturgical season of Advent — the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God, St. Francis Xavier, St. John Damascene, St. Nicholas, St. Ambrose, ... discuss

There are some lyrics in a popular song that remind me of past posts I've shared. The song is called "In Christ Alone" by Keith and Kristyn Getty (who I recently heard in concert, by the way, and am h ... discuss

The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception is an important day to reflect on Mary’s life and selfless devotion. It is essential for us to strive to imitate the Blessed Virgin as the ideal example of ... discuss

  The ongoing debate on abortion is one of the most divisive issues in the political sphere, and it has attracted increased attention over this election cycle. It has become a more pressing issu ... discuss

                The question of Affirmative Action in the wake of the election has yet to come to the forefront of political discussion in the mainstream media; however, its fundamental tenet ... discuss

 November 27th is the Feast of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal in Some Places.The Miraculous Medal is a devotion to the Virgin Mary called the "Miraculous" Medal for the many miracles associate ... discuss

The belief that life begins at conception is at the heart of the pro-life cause. But I'm amazed that virtually nobody has asked themselves how we came to believe in it. It's rather taken for granted.M ... discuss

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Ralph Benkoby Ralph Benko, Contributing Author:  Remember prosperity? Want it back? Here’s the secret formula, which has always worked and would work again: Cut marginal tax rates and restore ... discuss

The abortion rate in the U.S. has fallen to its lowest level since before Roe v. Wade, according to a new Centers for Disease Control report. The CDC released its 2013 abortion surveillance report on ... discuss

Now that South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has a new job, eyes are on her successor. Lt. Gov. Henry McMaster will be assuming the governorship as Haley prepares to become President-elect Donald Trump& ... discuss

A young mother-daughter team is giving hope and encouragement to moms in difficult circumstances. Lauran Bunting and her daughter, Isabella, understand their struggles. When Lauran was in high school, ... discuss

Just eight months after being chastised by the Archdiocese of Washington for lacking an “environment of morality, ethics and human decency” on campus, Georgetown University proudly hosted a day-lo ... discuss

Video screen capture of "The Language of Abortion"As they say, “if I had a dollar for”– in this case every time I’ve written to make fun of the verbal gymnastics that pro-abortionists routinel ... discuss

Presentation of the Virgin, Giotto, Scrovegni Chapel, c. 1305.November 21th, is the memorial of the Presentation of Mary or the Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple (as it is cal ... discuss

A repeat which I very much enjoyed reading again. Hope you do too!As the visions during the night continued, I saw One like a son of man coming, on the clouds of heaven; When he reached the Ancient On ... discuss

by Melanie Israel: The American people have returned a pro-life majority to Congress and have elected a president committed to rolling back the Obama administration’s radical abortion policies and ... discuss

Modern fertility procedures are causing new legal and ethical dilemmas involving parents and their unborn children. On Tuesday, the Missouri Court of Appeals ruled on one such case involving a divorce ... discuss

Campaign season 2016 is officially over. As I sat in stunned elation watching the last of the presidential returns filter in during the wee hours of the morning, my heart was also broken. While we as ... discuss

http://thefederalist.com/2014/05/19/the-washington-post-is-super-confused-about-where-babies-come-from/ The scientific consensus really is that life begins at conception. Reporter beclowns himself t ... discuss

An Indiana state lawmaker announced his plans this week to introduce a measure to end abortions in his state. The NWI Times reports state Rep. Curt Nisly, R-Goshen, said his goal is to “deregulate a ... discuss

An Arkansas Catholic bishop penned an encouraging letter to his diocese on Friday in response to the presidential election. In the letter, Bishop Anthony Basil Taylor of the Diocese of Little Rock exp ... discuss

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops elected a new president who has a strong commitment to the sanctity of life on Tuesday. Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, leader of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston ... discuss

Alveda King, the niece of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., has an amazing story to tell about her life and her family. A pro-life advocate, King told students at Colorado State University t ... discuss

Political observers and commentators are devoting unparalleled attention to the astonishing results of last Tuesday’s national election. Many reporters and political analysts are cataloguing the ... discuss

If you haven't yet read The Ethics of Abortion by Christopher Kaczor, you should definitely consider reading it. However, I was asked to give my thoughts on a critical review written by Joshua Stein a ... discuss

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President-elect Donald Trump's administration will "protect innocent human life from conception to natural death" and "protect individual conscience in healthcare," according to its transition team's ... discuss

It’s a BabyLife begins at conception. “A person is a person no matter how small” is an axiom. The denial of this fact is the biggest lie that the pro-abortion, anti-life crowd promulgates. Many ... discuss

"Get a Life!"Participating in the local pro-life 40 Days for Life campaign are a group of pro-life citizens from Richland and surrounding counties. We stand outside of the Mansfield’s abortion-refer ... discuss

Day 1: St. Jude, Patron of​ Impossible ​C​auses, ​​we thank you for your intercession with our elections.Day 2: St. Frances Cabrini, you who tirelessly built the Kingdom of God in America, ... discuss

Washington D.C., Oct 27, 2016 / 03:31 am (CNA).- Travis Rieder and his wife Sadiye have one child. She wanted a big family, but he’s a philosopher who studies climate change with the Berman Ins ... discuss

One of the most misunderstood aspects of Catholicism, even for (maybe especially for) Catholics is veneration of and devotion to Mary. I know for much of my life I have had an aversion to Marian devot ... discuss

By Allison LeDoux Conscience and Voting If we were to ask the average person, “What is a conscience?”, many would quickly call to mind Pinocchio’s sidekick Jiminy Cricket who was famous for the ... discuss

Previously For further reading as you think through a philosophy of handicrafts worthy of your time and your children’s time: What makes or mars a man is the use he makes of his leisure; not how ... discuss

Over 20 years ago the 19-year-old man who killed my daughter was sentenced to prison for life.  Ten years after the sentencing I began to wonder if he was still there and found that I was able on my ... discuss

Unlike any other Election Day that I can remember, today will I think mark a change in our country.  My fear is that today we will split between those who win and those who lose.  This elect ... discuss

Hi, I’m Corey! Growing up in a Catholic family, I was always involved within my church and youth group; however, my involvement with the pro-life movement did not ignite until last year. Corey, SFLI ... discuss

As we prepare to elect our civic leaders — ever mindful of the assault on religious freedom and the growing threat posed by laws that endanger the unborn, the unwanted, the infirm and the elder ... discuss

November 8th, is the optional memorial of Blessed John Duns Scotus, (c. 1266 – 1308) a 13th century, Franciscan Priest and theologian, who, alongside Saint Bonaventure, is the most influential theol ... discuss

Last week, Anonymous put out a controversial video that points to alleged links between Human Abedin, a close assistant to Hillary Clinton, and terrorists (Snopes recently judged the video's central c ... discuss

“Humility at the Feast”So the scene today is a dinner party on a Sabbath day, probably after the weekly synagogue meeting, in which Jesus is invited to dine with some Pharisees in the home of a ru ... discuss

There are several political issues commonly wrapped in the social-justice banner that are also issues affecting life and the family. In theory, a Catholic ought to support those policies which support ... discuss

A New Yorker review, summarizing a key argument of Katha Pollitt’s 2014 Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights, proclaimed that “No person actually imagines that a zygote is a person.” (Meaning that ce ... discuss

"I'm prepared to accept as a matter of faith ... that at the moment of conception there's human life and being, but I'm not prepared to say that to other God­-fearing [and] non-­God­-fearing people ... discuss

The following is a follow-up to today's earlier news release.ST. PAUL — Planned Parenthood continues to defy state and national trends of declining abortion numbers by managing to perform more abort ... discuss

For the third year in a row, my commentary has placed at the Catholic Press Awards. This year they won second place in the “Best Regular Column – Spiritual Life\" category. In 2015, I won thir ... discuss

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eiving your news and information from late night television, comedy shows, or internet political commentary can often leave you misinformed, especially when hosts address topics in which they have no ... discuss

(This is the second in a three-part series responding to an article by Rachel Held Evans, which you can read here. This series is a joint effort between Seth Gruber and Clinton Wilcox. For part one in ... discuss

(This is the third part in a three-part series responding to an article by Rachel Held Evans, which you can read here. This series is a joint effort between Seth Gruber and Clinton Wilcox. For part on ... discuss

A CONSERVATARIAN MANIFESTO: Structure of This Book This is a political book. It's an ideas book. The author, Charles W. Cooke, is a writer at National Review. His work has focused especially on Angl ... discuss

Family Photo of My Baby ShowerYou may have noticed that you no longer find regular posts here. Just book reviews.There's a reason for that.I have begun a new website a few months ago. Called AllLivesA ... discuss

Family Photo of My Baby ShowerYou may have noticed that you no longer find regular posts here. Just book reviews.There's a reason for that.I have begun a new website a few months ago. Called AllLivesA ... discuss

I have just returned from fact-finding trip to Poland with SPUC's international team where we were hosted by the Ordo Iuris team which led the recent Stop Abortion Citizens' Initiative supported by ne ... discuss

We do not generally celebrate the birthdays of saints. We celebrate the date of their deaths, because how we end our lives is more important than how we begin them. However, St. John the Baptist is on ... discuss

 The first century vision is breathtaking, given our divisions today."After his death and resurrection a fellowship of followers of Jesus came into being which was called The Church. Beliefs a ... discuss

By Jonathon Van MarenThere’s been much debate recently concerning politicians who claim to be pro-life but yet promise, hand-on-heart, that they will not do anything about the abortion issue whatsoe ... discuss

Th USCCB's Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services for Catholic Health Care Services certainly encourage us to provide for donation of organs to others in medical need, whic ... discuss

Twenty-first century pro-lifers take for granted that life begins at conception. But for Europeans in the Early Modern Era (1500-1800), the question of how human life began was very mysterious. Lackin ... discuss

I have so many good links I said to myself: what the hay? Let's do a links blogpost.People in homosexual ‘marriages’ almost 3 times more likely to commit suicide: study Because of homophobia, I'm ... discuss

Once upon a time, it was widely believed among pro-lifers (and still is) that if we educate the public about prenatal life, we could convince them that life begins at conception and they would in turn ... discuss

During the Middle Ages, Aristotle's views on embryology were predominant, and shaped Christendom's approach to abortion. Although abortion was always regarded as a grave sin, regardless of stage of pr ... discuss

I spent last night and today reading up about Paolo Zacchia, the Father of Forensic Medicine. He was the personal physician to Pope Innocent X and Pope Alexander VII and legal advsior to the Roman Rot ... discuss

Madonna del Parto Unknown Master, Italian (late 15th century in Valsesia)Rather than write a book review, which would require more time than I care to spend on this blogpost, I thought I'd comment on ... discuss

The amount of response from the revelation of the true source of and meaning behind badselfeater has been encouraging and, one might even say, well beyond what some of us were expecting, and may God ... discuss

Photograph of the Aurora Borealis in Anchorage, AL cc 2.0Message Audio: Moses said to God, “Please show me your glory.” -Exodus 33:18 Every moment, literally, is filled with the glory of God. ... discuss

It was a first in the United States. A woman, only identified as Lindsey, received a uterus from a deceased woman. Lindsey was born without a uterus, and she was hoping this transplant would enab ... discuss

Maria Madise, SPUC'sinternational director, with LiamGibson, SPUC's Northern Irelanddevelopment officerStatistically an unborn baby in Northern Ireland is safer than anywhere else in the UK. SPUC's su ... discuss

And I choose Truth.Truth is a choice, or more exactly, the longing of the free will to fix itself on Truth as its objective is the choice for self-awareness. I think therefore I am.But today, there is ... discuss

Photo by Sergi Bernal Do you call yourself conservative? This post is meant for you. Do you call yourself conservative? I know that there is a spectrum: very conservative, somewhat conservative, and ... discuss

Photo by Goldfish Stew Do you call yourself liberal? This post is meant for you. Do you call yourself liberal? I know that there is a spectrum: very liberal, somewhat liberal, and a little liberal. ... discuss

Last week a brother from my fellowship asked me about abolitionism. Most of the discussion centered around what it means for a preborn human to be alive and why a human ought not to be murdered. It wa ... discuss

Timothy Egan. (Photo: Barry Wong.)The last few days, I’ve been focused on the hyperventilating by Catholic radical traditionalists over Amoris Laetitia, Pope Francis’ overlong summation of the wor ... discuss

Image source: ancoraonline.it.On Friday, as I’m sure most of you know, the Vatican Press released Pope Francis’ post-synodal exhortation Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love). Predictably, everyone wh ... discuss

Today is known on the Christian calendar by at least six names.In the traditional Missale Romanum, it is referred to as “Dominica in albis octava Paschae” -- Sunday in White Within the Paschal Oct ... discuss

Generally....pretty much always...the Feast of the Annunciation -- the conception of Jesus in the womb of Mary -- is on March 25.Not this year. This year, it fell on Good Friday. On the day Christ's c ... discuss

“...Just as he told them.”Luke 22:7-20Jesus always seems to have an eye on the future. Some might call him “forward-looking” or even “visionary”. He says something will happen, and it do ... discuss

Birth control is the single biggest contributor to the immorality which is so prevalent in our world today.  Since the introduction of the birth control pill in 1960, sex has become nothing more ... discuss

The Centers for Disease Control acknowledges that:    "The most common symptoms of Zika are fever, rash, joint pain, or conjunctivitis (red eyes). Other common symptoms include mu ... discuss

Image-maker Alexander Tsiaras shares a powerful medical visualization, showing human development from conception to birth and beyond. (Some graphic images.) ... discuss

This is a slightly revised and updated article I first wrote and posted in 2004 at this time.March for Life 2014 ascending Capitol Hill on the way to the Supreme CourtFriday, January 22, will mark the ... discuss

As we celebrate Martin Luther King’s birthday, I am reminded of the importance of people of faith exercising their civic dutyvto ensure equal rights for everyone in America. Those today who misconst ... discuss

This books, a large collection of essays, has been compiled by Mary Krane Derr, Rachel MacNair, and Linda Naranjo-Huebl. It is the revised and much-expanded earlier version of this same book with th ... discuss

Defund Planned Parenthood! No more government funds for Planned Parenthood! Congress must defund Planned Parenthood immediately! Stop Planned Parenthood! Shut down Planned Parenthood! These calls t ... discuss

As this title indicates, this post is about blogging and when followers of Jesus do it. This is my less-established, Blogger blog that has only six followers. As the current headlines tragedy is stil ... discuss

ROME, December 8, 2015 (LifeSiteNews) – Howling, grunting, and roaring animals, along with images of overcrowded city centers, depictions of pollution, and negative portrayals of industrialization, ... discuss

In the November 24th Courier Times, Brian Loutrel raised the issues of character, integrity, and judgment, as we assess who would be most fit as our next president.  Released just one week earlie ... discuss

Although we are still preparing for Thanksgiving, Advent will be here before we know it.Advent is always a very special time in our home.  During the four weeks, we enjoy preparing ourselves and ... discuss

Has the patristic era lost its relevance for modern hermeneutics (i.e., interpretation) or exegesis? Not only do they have much to teach our age, but I hold that they are indispensable guides to the d ... discuss

Well, Doug just posted some excellent thoughts on marriage and the recent High Court ruling. Here’s my 2 cents (the going rate I might add, a bargain? You decide) Over and over and over from the ... discuss

Progress – Jan. 22 Pro-Life Issue - Ed Mohs’ faith journeyJan. 7, 2009  By John Wolcott A child of rape, Ed Mohs’ strong pro-life stance has been a part of his deepest beliefs s ... discuss

Writing at Salon, freelance writer Amy Beeman describes her past job working at an abortion clinic and the first woman she saw have an abortion (my emphasis).         I f ... discuss

Brothers and Sisters: Peace be with you.Frequently, Internet atheistic aces challenge me to provide evidence and/or proof for the existence of God. Almost all the time the proof they demand is, on its ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you:This, according to The Hill:Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Thursday said "deep-seated … religious beliefs" have to be changed before the world's w ... discuss

 Michelangelo's PietáToday is the 24th Sunday in ordinary time, but it also is September 15, the day liturgically reserved for the memorial of Our Lady of Sorrows. While miss the reading cycle f ... discuss

  DARKNESS It was Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 6:30pm.  Our Everett 40 Days for Life prayer had just started. I crossed the driveway to view the Planned Parenthood parking lot.  ... discuss

Today is World Down syndrome Day. Its purpose is to "raise awareness of what Down syndrome is, what it means to have Down syndrome, and how people with Down syndrome play a vital role in our lives and ... discuss

The New York Times article by Kenneth Rose on the death of John Willke, one of the founders of the prolife movement in America, beings with this paragraph:Dr. John C. Willke, an obstetrician who helpe ... discuss

I traveled to the March for Life in Washington D.C. with Trivium school.  The students are so enthusiastic. We started with mass at St Paul Cathedral in Worcester where we got fueled up on the bl ... discuss

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Last week we commemorated the Dedication of St. John Lateran Basilica in Rome as a sign of our union with the Pope and of our gratitude for the papacy. On November 18, we will commemorate the dedicati ... discuss

From the Cleveland Traditional Latin Mass Blog:On Sunday, November 16, 2014, the Sacrament of Confirmation in the traditional form will be celebrated at Immaculate Conception's 12 noon High Mass by Th ... discuss

Many conservatives, Tea Party folks and Christians have mixed feelings about the GOP takeover of the US Senate yesterday. Not that it happened - it's progress in a certain way, and it's great that it' ... discuss

October is the month dedicated to the Rosary. It is also the month dedicated to the protection of all human life. The Church is the Body of Christ whose mission is to help and defend the poor, the ... discuss

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The following is the conclusion of Pope Paul VI's encyclical on human life:Let it be considered also that a dangerous weapon would thus be placed in the hands of those public authorities who take no ... discuss

Our faith teaches that "children are the supreme gift of marriage and contribute to the welfare of their parents." (Humanae Vitae, Pope Paul VI, no. 9) In the consideration of having children, husba ... discuss

For over fifty years a contraceptive mentality has been entrenched in the world. The Church has steadfastly taught that artificial means to prevent or terminate conception are intrinsically immoral ... discuss

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by Susan Michelle Tyrell May 19, 2014 (Live Action News) - Proving that journalistic objectivity is a thing of the past, the Washington Post and MSNBC have demonstrated ignorance and irresponsibility ... discuss

***Spoilers Alert!*** The movie Hanna (2011) was quite disturbing. Hanna was quite literally made into a human killing machine.Image source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/canburak/5746918145/sizes/lWh ... discuss

Rowena's StoryBy Rowena SlusserRowena Slusser was conceived in father/daughter rape/incest. Her mother was 15 years when Rowena was born. Rowena’s mother choose to have her, but her parents raised ... discuss

The following excellent article is from Rolley Haggard, a feature writer for BreakPoint.   From Auschwitz to ChurchwitzFor Millions, Our Steeples Are SmokestacksBy Rolley HaggardReturning ho ... discuss

Hello, my name is Ed Mohs, a member of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul here at Immaculate Conception; I ask for your help in both time and talent.First, on behalf of those we serve, we want to than ... discuss

Getting it Right on Life By Brian Johnston   Important issues sometimes require a renewed call for clarity.   Such is the case in the Right to Life debate.  I have been involved in this bat ... discuss

Getting it Right on Life By Brian Johnston   Important issues sometimes require a renewed call for clarity.   Such is the case in the Right to Life debate.  I have been involved in this bat ... discuss

On Saturday, 18 January 2014 Dubuque Co. Right to Life held its 30th Walk for Life. The walk is a prayful witness to the community of the value of every life, born & unborn. In part it is also to publ ... discuss

By far the most frequent and hysterical accusation we're seeing is that Mike Huckabee is perceived to be "soft" on illegal immigration. To help set the record straight on Mike Huckabee's position, we ... discuss

Call me an alarmist, but a new gene splitting, repairing, and reattaching technique has been developed. Now it is possible to take an early embryo, test one of its cells for genetic disorders, cut out ... discuss

Life Chain is one of the opportunities we have each year to exercise our first amendment rights.  Each year, on the first Sunday of October, Pro-Life Americans around the country gather together ... discuss

A BABY at just 8 weeks! Doesn't look like a blob to me!How is this NOT a human being?? Another Letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper, I will post the "response" if I get one:Dear Prime Minister ... discuss

 MOTION 312The vote on Motion 312 will be on June 12th and I am praying that SOMETHING changes, I am however doubtful after seeing and hearing Prime Minister Stephen Harper's reaction to this mot ... discuss

Whether you ARE pro-choice, or pro-life with "exceptions" or pro-life and wanting to learn more about the cause this article is for you:When the topic of "abortion" is brought up in a conversation it ... discuss

"I have never denied that human life begins at conception. If I have a complaint about our society, it's that we don't deal with death and dying. Do we believe human beings have a right to make decisi ... discuss

 1st Way is celebrating our 40th Anniversary! "Every life is sacred. Planned or unplanned, each unique and irreplaceable individual must be profoundly respected and protected, regardless of cos ... discuss

1.  If you are "pro-choice" then why do you not want the female to view an ultra-sound, hear the heartbeat, or know the "fetus" will likely experience pain during an abortion so she can ... discuss

At a press conference, President Obama talks about the death of children. Blackstone Films has put what Obama said into another context for anyone who thinks life is precious for s ... discuss

Jerome Lejeune was born in France in 1926. Captivated at the age of 13 by Dr. Benassis, the hero of Balzac's novel 'The Country Doctor', he too wanted to become a country doctor, dedicated to the care ... discuss

I solemnly pledge myself to consecrate my life to the service of humanity; I will give to my teachers the respect and gratitude which is their due;I will practice my profession with conscience an ... discuss

Pregnancy usually lasts 9 months and based on this fact, it has been traditionally divided into three trimesters, each comprising of 3 months. Trimester comes from Latin Trimestris meaning “of three ... discuss

“An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered.” G.K. ChestertonRecently, the Department of Health (DoH) in the UK released the statistics of t ... discuss

span" style="font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', serif;">Some of you may already know Prof. Jerome Lejeune from my very first post. He was wildly regarded as the father of Modern Genetics. He dis ... discuss

Loving these little pins. They are the exact size of a baby's hands & feet 10 weeks after conception.I love thinking that I was once that little, bobbing around! There are a couple of site to buy thes ... discuss

BIRMINGHAM MARCH FOR... !!!!!! “Life is an opportunity, benefit from it.Life is beauty, admire it.Life is a dream, realize it.Life is a challenge, meet it.Life is a duty, complete it.Life ... discuss

Dear Clinic Escort,Today I saw you, with your bright orange vest emblazoned with ESCORT on the front and back. You refused to make eye contact with me. I saw your gritty determination as you grabbed a ... discuss

I just came across this article from the Washington Post, about the appalling youtube video where a Planned Parenthood representative claims that any decisions regarding care towards an infant born al ... discuss

……………… Dearest Ones, The Building For Women Duluth MN. opened their doors again this week for young mothers to enter and go up to the Women’s Health Center wh ... discuss

From Alan Graebner, Birth Control and the Lutherans—The Missouri Synod as a Case Study, Journal of Social History, Vol. 2, No. 4, Summer 1969, pages 320-22:"In this case he [Rehwinkel] was much a ... discuss

+THE SEAT OF PETER IS VACANT+HOLY MARY, MOTHER OF GOD: PRAY FOR USST JOSEPH, PATRON OF THE UNIVERSAL CHURCH: PRAY FOR USST PETER, FIRST POPE: PRAY FOR US ST PATRICK, PATRON OF ALL IRELAND: PRAY FOR US ... discuss

After a long blogging sabbatical, Life of the Party is back and is issuing a clarion call:  BE the Life of the Party!  The Life of the Repbublican Party. After 40 years of legalized abortion and 5 ... discuss

January 22, 2013 marked the 40th anniversary of perhaps the most egregious death sentence ever handed over by any court in history. The sentence is even more horrible because it was unborn children be ... discuss

It all began in 1930 at the Anglican Lambeth Conference:Resolution 15The Life and Witness of the Christian Community - Marriage and SexWhere there is clearly felt moral obligation to limit or avoid pa ... discuss

Hi Everyone!This is my first post in awhile. First off, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! I hope everyone had as an amazing holiday as I did. Sadly, it is now time to head back to school.This blog p ... discuss

January 1 will be the fourth anniversary of this blog.  This past year has been a light one, as my posts have been particularly few and far between.  I expect this will be the case for quite ... discuss

(I was hoping to get this post up in time for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, but it was not to be.  This has been a crazy-busy week the most important event being the birth of my new nep ... discuss

MEDIA RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 29, 2012  Media contact: Paul RondeauTel: 540.659.4171E-Mail: PRondeau@all.org A.L.L. ... discuss

by Bradley Miller November 14, 2012 (thePublicDiscourse) - Would recognizing same-sex relationships as marriages be much of a game-changer? What impact, if any, would it have on the public conception ... discuss

A mini-abortion debate recently came to my attention, and I found the pro-choicer's thoughts to be particularly interesting:  Note: emphasis in the following quotations is my own. Comments o ... discuss

After Mitt Romney's defeat at the hands of President Obama, the GOP is trying to figure out what hit them. A president who has overseen a bad economy, an unpopular overhaul of the health care system, ... discuss

by Dave Andrusko WASHINGTON, D.C., October 18, 2012, (LifeSiteNews.com) – Both NRLC Director of Education Dr. Randall K. O’Bannon and myself have written glowing reviews of a book that transformed ... discuss

We started our vacation by going to Mass.After checking into our hotel in the middle of the night and catching a few hours' sleep, we walked across the flag-adorned bridge that spans the Chena River t ... discuss




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