‘Dobbs’ Contradictions and Fictions

8 Ways to Celebrate the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

By Susan Ciancio Today is the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception! This is the day we celebrate the fact that Mary was conceived without original sin. God knew He could not send His Son to be conceived and carried within a woman who had the stain of original sin, so He made Mary perfect from […]

‘Dobbs’ Contradictions and Fictions

By Judie Brown Countless words have been written now that the Supreme Court has started hearing arguments in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health case. Yet the question remains: Where is the truth? For as we see it, the Mississippi law in question before the court is itself as flawed as the arguments that tell […]

Don’t Forget the Seniors

By Rachel Carrington Alice sat at an empty table, playing cards by herself. A wispy fringe of gray hair curled around her temples, and though she kept her head down, I knew her rheumy, blue eyes had lost all traces of hope. While others with varying shades of gray and white hair waited in the […]

Balancing Faith and Science

By Judie Brown Pope Benedict XVI’s 2008 prayer at Ground Zero included these words: God of peace, bring your peace to our violent world:peace in the hearts of all men and womenand peace among the nations of the earth. Turn to your way of lovethose whose hearts and mindsare consumed with hatred. Thinking about these […]

Pro-Life This Week – December 3, 2021

Week in Review – The disappointing SCOTUS oral arguments on abortion      The long-awaited arguments at the Supreme Court in the Dobbs case took place this week. The Dobbs case concerns a Mississippi law that would halt most abortions after the preborn child reaches a gestational age of 15 weeks. Previous decisions by the Supreme Court […]

Thoughts on ‘Dobbs’

By Jim Sedlak This week, the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the Dobbs case. The case involves a Mississippi law that seeks to regulate abortion after the preborn child is 15 weeks gestation. The law does not “ban” abortions after 15 weeks—as some news media say—since it has exceptions. The law is […]