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The Pill Club

Do you belong?   In college, my friends used to jump on and off hormonal contraceptives like The Pill, NuvaRing, Yaz, and others based on the balancing of their monthly budget.  Contraception was considered a luxury whether for the purpose of “safe sex”, lighter or fewer menstrual cycles, less acne, bigger boobs, etc.  Now, it’s […]

Birth Control / contraception / Uncategorized

Humanae Vitae Part 3- Responsible Parenthood & Observing Natural Law

Finals are over and I have had some time to recoup after being sick during finals. What wonderful timing, but what can you do? Life goes on and I am up and running again. So, here we go continuing to look at what the Catholic Church has to say about how birth is to be […]

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Oops . . . DNC 2012 Leaves God out of their Platform

  So, last week I spoke about issues that concern Catholics and people of faith in the 2012 Republican Party National Platform. While there are certainly other issues that concern people of faith, I am going to once again take a look at the Democrat Platform through my Pro-Life, Pro-Family, Pro-Traditional Marriage and Pro-Religious Freedom […]

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Life, Marriage, and Religious Liberty in the Republican Platform 2012

Day two of the Republican National Convention saw the adoption of the 2012 Republican Platform.  Each party will develop its own platform which essentially states the ideologies and activities supported by the party and the candidates running for office.   Mitt Romney, as the party’s leader, is in support of the Party Platform.  This year’s Republican […]

Birth Control / contraception

Humanae Vitae Part 2 – The Design for Married Love

We now continue the series on the Catholic Church encyclical Humanae Vitae as many of us struggle in our modern day culture with understanding the Church’s opposition to artificial contraception. We again ask, why does artificial contraception matter so much? To help us understand this sensitive topic, we go back to the beginning of what […]

Birth Control / Uncategorized

Humanae Vitae Part 1 – Is birth to be controlled?

As some of you may already be aware, I’ve decided to focus my upcoming blog posts on the issue of artificial contraception. This is not to focus on the HHS mandate or religious liberty but on the dignity of the human body and how our health physically, psychologically, and spiritually can be effected by artificial […]

abortion / Breast Cancer / Catholic / contraception / planned parenthood / The Pill

Beginning Today “Just One Little Pill” to Change the World

This morning Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood, asked the question “Can one little pill change the world?” She asked this because today, August 1, 2012 women in the U.S. will begin to access free birth control with no co-payments.  With greater access to birth control beginning today, I would like to share some information […]

abortifacient / abortion / Catholic / contraception / planned parenthood

Will You Be a Target?

Have you heard? Apparently someone you know needs birth control. Did you know that Planned Parenthood considers Catholics to be pro-choice? If you are Catholic and you are are neither pro-choice nor pro-artificial contraception, read on.  If you look at Facebook advertisements or Planned Parenthood advertisements on the side of the road it would certainly […]

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Oh Freedom Where Art Thou

This morning the Supreme Court announced their decision to uphold the Health Care law as a mandated tax. This is the largest expansion of abortion since Roe v Wade, and the battle has just begun (read my statement on Pro-Life Secular). . . The U.S. Catholic Conference of Bishops has called on the faithful to […]

abortion / Prolife

Kicking off Life Chat

Hey Guys, I'm thrilled to announce a new part of my blog. I'm going to be vlogging once a week to discuss news that challenges our faith and morals today. If you have something you would like to hear talked about feel free Tweet me or post on my Facebook wall.  Link to the video […]