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Church Teachings on Euthanasia

Once any human being becomes worthless or expendable, all are reduced from an absolute to a relative value and no two human beings would be of equal worth, thus demolishing the very foundation of moral order....By devaluing life ― the life of the unborn, the elderly, the comatose patient, the [...]

By |2020-06-02T18:21:51-04:00June 2nd, 2020|Categories: Euthanasia|Tags: , , , , |

Scorn and Hatred for Christian Charity During Covid-19

Anti-Christian Bigotry has Poisoned our Civic Discourse Much of the power of the parable of the Good Samaritan stems from the fact that, at the time of Jesus, the Samaritans and the Jews were long-time enemies. So deep did their divisions go that they typically refused to have anything to [...]

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Are There Remains of Aborted Babies Used in Vaccines?

There is some confusion today among pro‑life people (especially parents) regarding the morality of using vaccines that may have been produced using the tissue of aborted preborn babies. Aborted Fetal Tissue in Vaccines Of particular concern are vaccines that were developed in part using fetal tissue derived from aborted babies who [...]

By |2020-05-16T09:01:48-04:00April 28th, 2020|Categories: Abortion|Tags: , , |

Abortion during Coronavirus

A Temporary Victory for Preborn Babies Apparently Vice News—a virulently pro-abortion news website—thinks that pro-lifers are “winning” the coronavirus pandemic. At least, that’s what the headline of one of its recent articles proclaims. Putting aside the absurd wording of the headline—nobody can possibly win a pandemic that is killing thousands [...]

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An Introduction to the Problem of Euthanasia

The moral test of government is how it treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the aged; and those in the shadows of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped. ― Senator Hubert Humphrey.[1]   Euthanasia: Here We [...]

By |2020-04-17T16:16:11-04:00April 17th, 2020|Categories: Euthanasia|Tags: , , , , |

The Transgender Movement Is a Living Nightmare

The Naked Totalitarianism of the Transgender Movement Watching the progress of the transgender movement is like watching a train wreck in high speed. This ideological behemoth is hurtling through our culture at breakneck speed. But those driving the train seem utterly heedless of the path of destruction and horror they are [...]

By |2020-05-27T20:05:16-04:00February 23rd, 2020|Categories: News and Commentary, Spirit & Life Newsletter|Tags: , , |

Assisted Suicide and the Macabre ‘Logic’ of the Culture of Death

The Deadly Connection Between Moral Issues Even many people in the pro-life and pro-family movements do not fully appreciate the deep threads that tie together many seemingly disparate social issues. Contraception, abortion, euthanasia, divorce, pornography, same-sex “marriage,” and gender ideology (to name some of the big ones) are not isolated [...]

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Parents and Medical Decisions – Fight the Revolution

Technical and scientific discoveries and innovations are happening at a tremendous rate. Social attitudes and morality have also undergone huge shifts in just the past two generations. Try this mental exercise. Imagine virtually any community in the 1950s and then fast-forward to the present. Almost nothing will have remained untouched. [...]

By |2019-12-13T19:51:13-05:00July 19th, 2018|Categories: Marriage & Family, Parental Rights|Tags: , , |

Conscience and Health Care Workers

This is the second of Dr. Joseph Meaney's five-part series on conscience, the third installment in HLI’s Educational Series. We invite you to read our other two series on contraception and marriage and family. To hear Dr. Meaney’s recent short talk on conscience with HLI staff and leadership, click here. [...]

By |2019-12-05T20:56:14-05:00May 11th, 2017|Categories: The Church on Abortion|Tags: , , , |