Posts Tagged ‘abortion’

Throwback Thursday: Roe v. Wade through the Eyes of Our Youth

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

The Youth Rally and Mass for Life in January is one of the highlights of the ministry of the Archdiocese of Washington.  One can’t help but be uplifted by the energy and enthusiasm of the tens of thousands of young people who fill local arenas to stand up for the sanctity and dignity of all […] [Read more]

Throwback Thursday: University Mass for Life Homily

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

October is Respect Life Month and over the next few Thursdays, beginning with this homily I gave last year, I would like to share with you some past reflections on the great issue of our time – the value and dignity of every human life.  In our efforts to build up a culture of life, […] [Read more]

The Zika Virus and the Abortion Contagion

Saturday, February 20th, 2016

An unfortunate side-effect of the Zika virus epidemic has been the eagerness of abortion advocates to spread their pro-abortion contagion to Latin American countries trying to address this public health crisis in a constructive manner. As Pope Francis made clear during his February 18 flight back to Rome from his pastoral visit to Mexico, “Abortion […] [Read more]

Protecting the Gift of Life until Natural Death

Monday, November 18th, 2013

Death comes for us all, but it is not for us to decide the hour, we are not the arbiters of life and death. Despite all its limitations and hardships, life on this earth is always a precious gift, the first of many blessings that God bestows upon us. It is the foundation upon which […] [Read more]