Ireland, Abortion, and the Loss of Faith

By Judie Brown Thousands of words have been written about the loss of the pro-life campaign in Ireland, but I have not seen a single word about the underlying cause of this outcome. It was said in times past that Ireland “is a Catholic country,” but was it really? And is it still? We examined […]

The Supreme Gift of Children

By Judie Brown Pope Paul VI wrote in Humanae Vitae that “children are really the supreme gift of marriage and contribute in the highest degree to their parents’ welfare.” Expanding on this remarkable pro-life, pro-family insight, Professor Janet Smith asks that if Christians believe they’re raising souls to live in eternity with God, “why wouldn’t […]

A False Prophet Named Pelosi

By Judie Brown Former speaker of the house Nancy Pelosi is a walking contradiction in terms on so many levels. But for my purposes it would be best to concentrate on her self-identification as a Catholic coupled with her lack of comprehension on matters related to respect for the sanctity of every human being from […]

‘Humanae Vitae’ Celebrates Women

By Judie Brown In April of this year a conference dedicated to exploring Humanae Vitae, Pope Paul VI’s groundbreaking encyclical, was held at the Catholic University of America. Mary Rice Hasson, director of the Catholic Women’s Forum, attended this conference and later wrote: Humanae Vitae was received poorly in part because many Catholics already had accepted […]

Where There Is No Truth!

By Judie Brown In a 2015 sermon, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI said: “Today the idea of truth and that of intolerance are almost completely fused, and so we no longer dare to believe in the truth or to speak of the truth.” One would think the Holy Father was speaking about the culture of death! […]

Mother’s Day Is Not Always a Good Day

By Judie Brown As a mother and a grandmother it grieves me to say this, but like many other pro-life moms I know that, for some mothers, this Sunday may be an extremely difficult day. Why? Well, the simple answer is that far too many moms have chosen to become the mother of a dead […]