Legitimizing Infanticide in America

Pro-Life This Week – August 2, 2019

Week in Review – Abortion, Sex, and Planned Parenthood’s new president It is becoming clear that the anti-life forces in the United States want the 2020 elections to be all about killing preborn babies. This was illustrated this week by the reaction of the pro-aborts to a debate on CNN among the Democratic candidates for president. […]

Fostering Love

By London Gutekunst, grade 7 Some crosses are forced on us, others are taken up by choice. I remember the day that my parents shared that they were discerning opening our home to unaccompanied refugee minors in need of foster care. As they were speaking to me, I envisioned us standing at the beginning of […]

5 Reasons to Discuss Assisted Suicide with Your Teens

By Susan Ciancio We know it can be extremely difficult to talk to teenagers about difficult topics like abortion, suicide, euthanasia, or other sensitive issues. We often have parents, educators, and youth ministers tell us that they want to have meaningful conversations, but they don’t know where to begin. That’s why we created our Conversation Starter series. […]

Covert Practices Threaten the Elderly and Infirm

By Judie Brown Sometimes when we hear conversations about medically treating the elderly and the dying, we miss key words because they sound so innocent. Words like palliative care, “unable to digest food,” and “refusing to eat” can be understood to mean that nothing can be done for the patient. In other words, death is […]

Brain Death: Part One

By Doyen Nguyen, OP, MD, STD The concept of “brain death” reached its 50th anniversary in August 2018. Despite its apparent worldwide medico-legal acceptance, brain death has remained an issue of unrelenting controversy, primarily within academic circles, involving scholars of diverse disciplines including physicians, philosophers, theologians, and ethicists, among others. The general public has been […]

Pro-Life This Week – July 26, 2019

Week in Review – PP’s latest attack on Blacks; and news from California, Massachusetts, and Arkansas California governor appoints Kelly Pfeifer, a volunteer physician at Planned Parenthood Great Plains, as deputy director of mental health and substance use disorder services at the California Department of Health Care Services. Last week we gave you details of […]