Tag: Rights of the Child

May 22, 2020: Babies in waiting FAMILY | Infants born to surrogates are stuck in Ukraine


Some members of the Ukrainian parliament have renewed their calls to outlaw surrogacy services for foreigners. “Ukraine is just turning into an online store for little ones,” Nikolai Kuleba, a human rights official in the presidential administration, told the Times. Lyudmila Denisova, a human rights investigator for parliament, said the practice “can lead primarily to a violation of children’s rights.”

March 29, 2019 – Vatican Guidelines for Protection of Minors – FULL TEXT


The Supreme Pontiff Francis’ Apostolic Letter in the Form of a ‘Motu Proprio’ on the Protection of Minors and Vulnerable Persons

July 25, 2018 – The Truth About Cardinal McCarrick



If they are happy enough with the world as it is, then we will have more empty statements of concern, more promises of a new process for accusations against bishops, more professions of innocence and ignorance. If they are not, if they can imagine a church with its moral authority restored, then we will have an independent investigation, an invitation for testimony and in the end the church’s own imprimatur on the hard and heavy truth.

There is always a choice. I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing. Therefore choose life.

July 18, 2018 – Time to Flourish: Protecting Families’ Time for Work and Caregiving


This new report from Families Valued and the Center for Public Justice explores the topic of time as it relates to family life and family stress.