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February 13, 2018 – Selected Life Ethics Works of Dr. Janet E. Smith, Fr. Michael J. McGivney Chair of Life Ethics, Sacred Heart Major Seminary

Smith.9 Irreducibility Nova Smith.ConsciousParenthood Smith.intellectual-tasks-of-the-new-evangelization Smith.NovaetVetera10.2Smith Krakow commentary Smith.NovaetVetera10.2Wojtyla Karkow Papers Smith.Sensus Fidelium edited Nov17

February 12, 2018 – Family-Breakdown Denialists

https://www.city-journal.org/html/family-breakdown-denialists-15719.html eye on the news Family-Breakdown Denialists Social scientists want more welfare for children from single-parent households. Kay S. Hymowitz February 12, 2018 The Social Order * * * * * Perhaps, but some questions about the researchers’ definitions are already being raised. The larger point is that welfare policies can’t be understood apart from […]

February 6, 2018 – MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOR LENT 2018

http://m.vatican.va/content/francescomobile/en/messages/lent/documents/papa-francesco_20171101_messaggio-quaresima2018.html “Because of the increase of inquity, the love of many will grow cold” (Mt 24:12) Dear Brothers and Sisters, Once again, the Pasch of the Lord draws near! In our preparation for Easter, God in his providence offers us each year the season of Lent as a “sacramental sign of our conversion”.  Lent summons […]

February 4, 2018 – China, the Vatican and a controversial deal

­http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-42914029 China and the Vatican are close to reaching a historic deal regarding the appointment of bishops, according to media reports

January 24, 2018 – Message of His Holiness Pope Francis For World Communications Day

http://m.vatican.va/content/francescomobile/en/messages/communications/documents/papa-francesco_20180124_messaggio-comunicazioni-sociali.html Dear Brothers and Sisters, Communication is part of God’s plan for us and an essential way to experience fellowship. Made in the image and likeness of our Creator, we are able to express and share all that is true, good, and beautiful. We are able to describe our own experiences and the world around […]

January 23, 2018 – Holy See Puts Focus on Human Person Msgr. Urbańczyk’s Statement to Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE)

Holy See Puts Focus on Human Person “Promoting economic progress and security in the OSCE area through innovation, human capital development, and good public and corporate governance,” according to Msgr. Janusz S. Urbańczyk, Permanent Representative of the Holy See to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). His comments came at the 1st […]

January 23, 2018 – Cardinal Dolan praises House for voting to protect babies who survive abortion

https://www.americamagazine.org/politics-society/2018/01/23/cardinal-dolan-praises-house-voting-protect-babies-who-survive-abortion?utm_content=bufferf75c5&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer Cardinal Dolan, who heads the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities, praised the House for approving the measure with a bipartisan vote of 241-183. The lawmakers’ action came as upwards of 100,000 pro-lifers gathered for the 45th annual March for Life on the National Mall. The event marks the anniversary of […]

January 14, 2018 – Pope Repeats Call to Welcome Migrants

Pope Repeats Call to Welcome Migrants Pope Francis in his January 14, 2018, homily on World Day of Migrants and Refugees repeated his call for Christians to welcome migrants, refugees and asylum seekers. He referred to his message for World Day of Migrants and Refugees: “Every stranger who knocks at our door is an opportunity […]

January 4, 2018 – Her mission in life: Martin Luther King Jr.’s niece to speak at Ave Maria Law’s pro-life march

https://www.naplesnews.com/story/news/local/communities/collier-citizen/2018/01/04/her-mission-life-martin-luther-king-jr-s-niece-speak-ave-maria-laws-pro-life-march/969767001/ Alveda King, pro-life activist and niece of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., is joining Naples students to speak out against abortion on January 12, 2018.

December 25, 2017 – Pope Francis’ Christmas 2017 Urbi et Orbi Message

http://m.ncregister.com/blog/edward-pentin/pope-francis-christmas-2017-urbi-et-orbi-message#.Wmyg1mJOmEc Pope calls on all to see Jesus in children caught up in conflicts and hardship around the world: “May we commit ourselves, with the help of his grace, to making our world more human and more worthy for the children of today and of the future.”