By Steven Ertelt, LifeNews – The Supreme Court agreed Monday to hold a hearing on a major abortion case that could limit Roe v. Wade and protect babies from late-term abortions. The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a law that bans killing babies in abortions after 15 weeks… “The petition asks the court to clarify its jurisprudence on abortion to allow states like ours to enact laws that further their legitimate interests in protecting maternal health, safeguarding unborn babies, and promoting respect for innocent and vulnerable life”
By Micaiah Bilger, LifeNews – Planned Parenthood filed a lawsuit Monday to block the city of Lubbock, Texas from banning abortions through its new Sanctuary for the Unborn ordinance.
On May 1, Lubbock became the largest city in the U.S. – and the first with an abortion facility – to pass an ordinance to protect unborn babies from abortion. The ordinance is scheduled to go into effect June 1.
By James S. Wall, First Things – In the past few months, several Catholic bishops have issued statements on the question of whether to publicly deny pro-choice politicians the Eucharist… Speaking the truth at times appears to create division, but often it simply exposes the division that already exists. If Catholics cannot agree on protecting the helpless unborn, then our unity is superficial at best and illusory at worst.