Commentary by Susan Brinkmann, OCDS
Ohio lawmakers are considering new legislation that would penalize doctors for aborting babies suspected of having Down Syndrome.
“The value of life does not depend upon the place we occupy. It depends upon the way we occupy that place.”
-St. Therese of Lisieux Read the rest…
We have received questions about a “White Light of Protection Prayer” that seems to be invoking the Archangels. What is this prayer and is it okay to pray it?
The latest move by Planned Parenthood, in conjunction with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), to force the state of Maine to allow non-doctors to perform abortions, is just another example of how feminists are putting women’s lives at risk.
Two popular young scientists, Gregory Brown and Mitchell Moffitt, aka “Greg and Mitch” – who also happen to be a same-sex couple – produced a new video in which they put forth a list of scientific “facts” about why having children is a really bad idea for anyone who wants to be healthy and happy in this life.
“Some people, because of their state of life, cannot be without wealth and position. They must at least keep their heart free of love for such things.”
-St. Angela Merici Read the rest…
“I entrust you all to Mary most Holy, our Mother in Heaven, the Star of the Sea of our life: pray to her every day, you children! Give your hand to Mary most Holy, so that she may lead you to receive Jesus in a holy way.”
-Pope St. John Paul II Read the rest…
Feast of St. Pio of Pieltracina, Priest (1887 – 1968)
“…when a soul does everything possible and trusts divine mercy, why would Jesus reject such a spirit? If you have given and consecrated everything to God, why be afraid?
-St. Pio Read the rest…
“To most, even good people, God is a belief. To the saints, He is an embrace.”
-Francis Thompson Read the rest…