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Beauty Comes from Within: What One Exceptional Musician Teaches Us about God’s Gift of Life

Jun 4, 2018
Beauty Comes from Within: What One Exceptional Musician Teaches Us about God’s Gift of Life

Opera fans and music lovers alike can appreciate the honey tones and moving dynamics of this German baritone’s voice as he sings “Song to the Evening Star” from Wagner’s Tannhauser.   Those who commented on this YouTube video used words like “sublime,” “magnificent,” and “flawless” to describe his rendition of this aria. Some of the … read more

You Don’t Stand Alone

May 29, 2018
You Don’t Stand Alone

Do you ever feel like you’re the only person in your social circle who believes in respecting every human person from creation until death? Are you afraid to speak up in your community, worried that your friends, family, and neighbors will think badly of you? It can be difficult to stand up for what you believe, particularly … read more

The Epidemic of Loneliness

May 21, 2018
The Epidemic of Loneliness

When we think of the culture of death, we picture evils like abortion, contraception, and euthanasia. Rarely do we consider the consequences of the culture of death—the epidemic of loneliness. A recent study reported that just over 40 percent of Americans feel left out, isolated, or alone. With the declining birth rate and the increasing … read more

How to Share Joy with Nursing Home Residents

May 14, 2018
How to Share Joy with Nursing Home Residents

We often talk about the need to reach out to sick or elderly persons to offer comfort at the end of life, but what does that look like in practice? Not every family has grandparents who live nearby, so the opportunity to share joy with the elderly comes only occasionally. Visiting the elderly in a … read more

Keep Alfie’s Story Alive

May 7, 2018
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Last week we watched as a little boy, Alfie Evans, opened the eyes of people all across the world to the dignity inherent in each and every human being. He didn’t address Congress. He didn’t propose legislation. He didn’t post his thoughts or research to the Internet. He didn’t draw thousands to a stadium to … read more

The Blessed Mother and the Culture of Life

Apr 30, 2018
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As Christians, we understand that Mary played one of the most important roles in the history of our salvation as the mother of our Savior, which is why we choose to honor her in a very special way with feast days throughout the year and especially during the month of May. As a pro-life people, … read more

How to Talk about Alfie Evans with Teens

Apr 26, 2018
Photo Credit: Kate James / Facebook

April 28, 2018 UPDATE: Alfie Evans, the beautiful little boy who captured our hearts, has died. “Our baby boy grew his wings tonight at 2:30 am,” his young mother wrote. “We are heartbroken. Thank you everyone for all your support.” “My gladiator lay down his shield and gained his wings at 02:30 . . . … read more

What Happened in Denmark

Apr 23, 2018
What Happened in Denmark

During the Holocaust in Nazi-occupied Europe, two-thirds of all the Jews living in Europe were murdered. Out of fear for their own safety, many citizens in these Nazi-occupied territories stood by and silently watched the Nazis murder their countrymen. Everyone lived in fear and thought that if they just kept to themselves, obeyed the Nazis, … read more