Reflections from the March for Life

The Preborn Child: Human Being or Millstone

By Judie Brown As the Supreme Court prepares to hear the Louisiana case June Medical Services, LLC v. Gee, the nation will again confront the question: Is the expectant mother carrying a human being or a millstone? Whenever the alleged undue burden arguments come into play, that question comes to mind. The very word burden […]

The Real Presence

By Judie Brown The Catholic diocese of Oakland, California, is in for an immense blessing. Bishop Michael C. Barber, S.J. is organizing a diocesan-wide Eucharistic Congress to be held June 19-20, 2020. Bishop Barber was shocked and dismayed at the results of a recent Pew Research Poll claiming that only 1/3 of Catholics believe in […]

Taking Truth with a Grain of Salt

By Judie Brown Father Richard Bucci made headlines recently when he had a flyer printed and distributed at his parish. This document listed all of the state legislators who voted to place protection for abortion into Rhode Island law. Bucci announced that those who voted in favor of the law could not receive the body […]

The Gift of Choosing

By Judie Brown The Democratic presidential candidate debates last Friday night reflect the ongoing reality that the act of abortion is an issue to be bandied about as though it were nothing more than a word. Catholic-in-name-only Joe Biden deceived the audience with the following fallacious statement: “Look, here’s the deal, a litmus test on […]

Ben Stein: An Apostle of Life

By Donald DeMarco, PhD To be outspoken in defending life requires courage as well as common sense. Ben Stein not only has the courage to stand up against Hollywood, but the common sense to express in plain terms the values that are most fundamental to society. — Donald DeMarco In addition to handing out Oscars […]

Modern-Day Killing

By Judie Brown No matter what you call such practices, there are many ways to take a preborn child’s life these days. For our purposes we will focus on the latest innovations, known as do-it-yourself and webcam abortions. To be clear, self-induced abortions, more commonly referred to as do-it-yourself abortions, are not new. In fact, […]