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I used to be pro-contraception

For most of my life I was pro-contraception. During my time on AOL (pre-internet, c. 1998?), I had online discussions about it, with those who held that contraception was wrong. 723 more words


The Rise and Rise of St Mary's University

Last night I was privileged to be able to attend the formal launch of the Benedict XVI Centre for Religion and Society at St Mary’s University, Twickenham. 1,072 more words

Church Life

3 Short Books for the College-bound Teen

We were always encouraged to read,
and had all the masters that were necessary.
~ Elizabeth Bennet

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March 30, 2016

  • Today’s Dear Amy, in our local paper published in the comic section, if my children were younger, I would have cut out before they had a chance to read it.
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Dear Amy

Humanae Vitae Was Right

All that stuff that most of the world pooh-poohed has come true. This article is about 8 years old, but it’s truer now than it was then. 220 more words

Catholic Interest

The day the Pope said no

It is Monday July 29 1968. I have a business meeting north of Marble Arch. At the station I see the Evening Standard placard: “POPE SAYS NO TO BIRTH CONTROL” I have no time to buy a paper but, throughout my meeting, those five words run around inside my head. 752 more words

Moral Judgment