Pope St. John Paul II’s Dream

In 1996 Pope St. John Paul II, speaking to a group of teachers of Natural Family Planning (NFP), boldly declared: “The moment has come for every parish and every structure of consultation and assistance to the family and to the defense of life to have personnel available who can teach married couples how to use . . . Read more

Philadelphia Rejects Catholic Social Services over LGBT Interests

What Happened to the City of Brotherly Love? The Catholic Church has long been a pioneer in serving those in need with its social services. Hospitals, orphanages, schools and, yes, foster care, are all areas in which the Church serves the needy. Now Catholic News Agency is reporting that the City of Philadelphia has ceased . . . Read more

Moral Relativism: The Danger of the “Seamless Garment” Mentality

Proclaim the truth and do not be silent through fear. –– St. Catherine of Siena The resurgence of the dangerous “seamless garment” mentality should cause us grave concern. In its most pernicious form, this philosophy holds that grave intrinsic evils like contraception, abortion and euthanasia and social problems like poverty, immigration, health care and the . . . Read more

A Time of Renewal

The Lord beckoned, “‘Even now,’ declares the LORD, ‘return to me with all your heart, with fasting and weeping and mourning. Rend your heart and not your garments. Return to the LORD your God, for he is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and abounding in love, and he relents from sending calamity.’” (Joel 2:12-13) . . . Read more

HLI Latin American Leader Granted USCCB Pro-Life Award

HLI’s Magaly Llaguno, who co-founded Vida Humana Internacional with Fr. Paul Marx, has defended life for over four decades FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: August 9, 2011 CONTACT: Stephen Phelan 540-622-5270 – SPhelan@hli.org – www.hli.org ATLANTA, Georgia — Mrs. Magaly Llaguno, co-founder of Vida Humana Internacional (VHI – the Hispanic division of Human Life International), has . . . Read more

HLI Latin American Leader Granted USCCB Pro-Life Award

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston and Chairman of the USCCB Committee on Pro-Life Activities, presented the award to Mrs. Llaguno and the two other honorees Joanne Angelo, MD, and Mimi Eckstein. Magaly Llaguno “On behalf of the board, the staff, and all of HLI’s pro-life missionaries around the world, I congratulate Magaly on a . . . Read more