Australian Same-Sex Marriage Creates Tyranny of Intolerance

Freedom of Conscience? Not in Australia. The day before the Immaculate Conception, Australian same-sex marriage was legalized. In doing so, the country has opened the door to persecution of Christians. Ironically, while the gay lobby perceives itself as inclusive, but Australia’s new law does not allow for freedom of conscience. Attempts to pass such conscience clauses . . . Read more

Prayer Vigil “Worth It” to Only Help One Woman

A young activist in Sydney, Australia showed the true heart of the pro-life cause recently at a 40 Days for Life prayer vigil outside of a Sydney abortion clinic. “If I were to spend my whole life outside this door, but only ended up helping one woman to one day hold her child and to . . . Read more

“Miracle” Baby Makes 50 Year Old a First-Time Mother

Anthea Burns, age 50, is about to become one of the oldest women in Australia to have a baby who was conceived naturally. After marrying later in life, Anthea and her husband Peter had been advised by doctors that they would “need a miracle” to have a baby. According to The Sunday Mail, Mrs. Burns . . . Read more

Cardinal von Galen Award – Fall 2007: George Cardinal Pell

George Cardinal Pell, Archbishop of Sydney, Australia since 2001, provides inspiring leadership defending Catholic teachings. He speaks out with uncompromising fearlessness in defense of the Truth, especially on moral issues. HLI and faithful Catholics around the world admire his valiance and cheerful willingness to stand firm in the face of calumny from liberals, especially in . . . Read more