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Critique of Birth Control Ban Paves Way for Okaying Same-Gender Relationships

By Francis DeBernardo, New Ways Ministry, September 24, 2016

Sometimes, you have to be grateful for the opposition.  They are often the best source for learning important news about positive Catholic LGBT items—though, of course, they don’t see these news items as very positive.  1,204 more words


Padre Pio's letter to Pope Paul VI on Humanae Vitae just before he died

Your Holiness:

Availing myself of Your Holiness’ meeting with the Capitular Fathers, I unite myself in spirit with my Brothers, and in a spirit of faith, love and obedience to the greatness of Him whom you represent on earth, offer my respectful homage to Your August Person, humbly kneeling at Your feet. 351 more words


Video: On "Humanae Vitae", Gospel of Life Luncheon Series

St. Mary’s will be hosting the Gospel of Life Luncheon Series this fall, once a month on the third Thursday of the month at noon. Each luncheon will feature a presentation for 20-25 minutes, followed by an opportunity for questions, at St. 112 more words


Blessed Peter To Rot: Marriage as Rebellion

“Because the Spirit of God dwelt in him, he fearlessly proclaimed the truth about the sanctity of marriage. He refused to take the ‘easy way’ of moral compromise.”

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From National Catholic Register

The Wisdom of Humanae Vitae and the Joy of Being Open to Life

The end of June every year marks two very difficult anniversaries for me. On June 26th, 1986, I was rushed into surgery to remove a tiny baby from my right fallopian tube. 1,190 more words


DT Podcast Episode 23 - Charles Curran

Welcome to episode 23! The latest installment of the Daily Theology Podcast features Mike Avery’s conversation with Dr. Charles E. Curran of Southern Methodist University. In their conversation, the two discussed Curran’s vocation as a diocesan priest and his initial skepticism towards being a teacher. 264 more words

Ethics And Moral Theology

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. 708 more words