9 Saints to inspire all the aspects of the pro-life movement — Aleteia — Catholic Spirituality, Lifestyle, World News, and Culture

There are many needs in the battle for life, and many heroes of the Church who have dedicated themselves to human dignity.

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America after Roe — meditations on catholicism

______________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ The Holy Spirit asked me to write about “America after Roe,” focusing on the resistance of the bluest American states to comply with the abortion ban. “Manuel, Roe vs Wade will be ban in court, but the bluest American states will resist fiercely the ban, and the Almighty Father’s […]

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To a Mother of an Unborn Child — The American Catholic

excerpted from recently published Life Prayers: YOU UNIQUE Special Mother Look in the mirror and look around. Look at your famly, all your friends, and everyone. There is only one you, there is nobody else like you. From the… Continue Reading →

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A Prayer for Those Dealing with Depression — A Song of Joy by Caroline Furlong

Despair does its best to claim us every day. Some of us are engaged in a daily battle with this beast, while others only have to face it once in a while or at certain seasons of the year. Whichever case is true, the fact remains that depression is a powerful force for evil in […]

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Feast of the Holy Innocents — Catholicism Pure & Simple

Herod’s murder of the Holy Innocents is remembered on this feast day of the Holy Innocents. Herod ordered this massacre in a futile attempt to stop the Light of the World from completing His mission of salvation. In our day Holy Innocents are slaughtered each and every day in an ultimately futile attempt to deny […]

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The Tragic Story about Alana — Blogger Priest

There is the story in the news about a Colorado family angry with the Catholic Church over counseling and conversion therapy that they claim played a role in a young woman’s suicide. Alana Chen was, according to all accounts, a beautiful lady, a talented musician and an avid Catholic. As a teenager she thought about […]

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U.S. birthrates down for fourth year in a row — Aleteia — Catholic Spirituality, Lifestyle, World News, and Culture

And women are having children later in life.Americans are having fewer babies, and those who are having them generally are giving birth later in life. The general fertility rate in the United States is down for the fourth year in a row, following an increase in 2014. Before that year, the number of births declined steadily from Read More…

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Americans want abortion clinics held to same medical standards as hospitals — Tom Shakely

Earlier this year we commissioned an Americans United for Life/YouGov national poll in response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s signing late-term abortion into law in New York, and we found that a supermajority of self-identified pro-choice Americans oppose New York-style late-term abortion. And earlier this month we released another Americans United for Life/YouGov national poll in…

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40 Days For Life: DAY 35: Persecution — Deacon John’s Space

Persecution: it’s the greatest compliment abortion supporters can pay you. From heckling to stolen vigil signs to a full-blown, pro-abortion protest, attempts to silence you prove that your prayers are impacting the abortion industry’s bottom line. The abortion facility in Little Rock, Arkansas sold rocks to abortion supporters, who painted anti-40 Days for Life […]

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