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A Novena to St. John Paul II for Brittany — Please Pray

We’re coming up on the very first feast day of St. John Paul II.  In 2011, just ahead of his beatification, I had the opportunity to interview his biographer, George Weigel, who called his priestly death the pope’s last encyclical. I would argue that, of all the great teachings we have from our former Holy Father – pages upon pages [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Pope Francis

“Parents are called to teach their children to defend life, beginning with life in the womb, recognizing that life is a gift from God and an assurance for the future of humanity.” (Pope Francis, Message for National Week of the Family in Brazil; attributed by Vatican Radio) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from St. Gianna Molla

“Look at the mothers who truly love their children — how many sacrifices they make for them. They are ready for everything, even to give their own blood so that their babies grow up good, healthy and strong.” (St. Gianna Molla, 1922 – 1962) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

“Any country that accepts abortion is not teaching its people to love, but to use any violence to get what they want. This is why the greatest destroyer of love and peace is abortion.” (Blessed Teresa of Calcutta; National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C, February 5, 1994) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from St. Gianna Molla

“If you must choose between me and the baby, no hesitation; choose – and I demand it – the baby. Save the baby!” (St. Gianna Molla, 1922 – 1962) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to [...]

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Difficulties with Defending Life

Forget parachuting or haunted houses for chills.  If you want scary, try walking into a pro-choice demonstration and saying a few “Our Fathers.”  Last spring, some friends and I crashed a rally advocating for the right to abort babies. I wrote an article about it, “Crashing an Abortion Rally,” and received some nasty comments.  But that was nothing compared to [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Blessed John Paul II

“To claim the right to abortion, infanticide and euthanasia, and to recognize that right in law, means to attribute to human freedom a perverse and evil significance: that of an absolute power over others and against others. This is the death of true freedom.” (Blessed John Paul II; The Gospel of Life, 20) October 22 — Optional Memorial of Blessed [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

“Many people are concerned with children of India, with the children of Africa where quite a few die of hunger, and so on. Many people are also concerned about the violence in this great country of the United States. These concerns are very good. But often these same people are not concerned with the millions being killed by the deliberate [...]

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Daily Catholic Quote from Pope Francis

“I join the March for Life in Washington with my prayers. May God help us respect all life, especially the most vulnerable.” (Pope Francis, @Pontifex, January 22, 2014) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to leave your [...]