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The Vaccines Debate Landscape

Photo by Hyttalo Souza Vaccines are in the news these days, but many Americans are up in arms: Some say vaccines injured or killed their children, Many are horrified that some vaccines are made with cell lines from aborted babies, and Some want to abolish government mandates that deny [...]

By |2020-01-09T21:44:22-05:00December 31st, 2019|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , , |

Shut Down the Pornography Industry

Confronting the Scourge  The Catechism of the Catholic Church advocates what I would consider basic common sense when it urges civil authorities to stop the proliferation of porn. Pornography, says the Catechism, is a “grave offense” that “does grave injury to the dignity of its participants (actors, vendors, the public), [...]

By |2019-12-16T15:09:59-05:00December 16th, 2019|Categories: Spirit & Life Newsletter|

Chick-fil-A, You Let Us Down

Chick-fil-A has Caved, and Here’s Why that Matters As you’ve probably heard by now, Chick-fil-A recently announced that they would no longer donate to The Salvation Army and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). And, like me, you’re probably asking yourself: what was Chick-fil-A thinking? Photo cropped: original by [...]

By |2019-12-10T16:40:41-05:00December 9th, 2019|Categories: Spirit & Life Newsletter|
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Papua New Guinea Diocese Marks World AIDS Day the Catholic Way

Agreed: Condoms Do Not Prevent AIDS Proliferation On Saturday the Catholic Diocese of Alotau, in Papua New Guinea, celebrated World HIV AIDS Day today, a day ahead of its actual celebration on 1st Dec. As a shepherd of souls for a diocese containing only 24 priests responsible for over 54,000 [...]

By |2019-12-05T20:48:35-05:00December 5th, 2019|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , , |