By Jules Gomes, Church Militant - Observers who spoke to Church Militant slammed the conference for its boring repetition of tired and meaningless slogans like "sustainable development," "inclusive economy" and "democratic ecology," its utopian and unworkable proposals, but above all for its lack of Christian content... "It's hard to overstate how sinister this conference is. Frankly, its events seem like something an anti-Catholic fundamentalist would have invented for a bad end times novel," academic Dr. John Zmirak told Church Militant... What we are seeing is staggering evil, wrapped in soporific banality.
By James Baresel, Crisis Magazine - Revolution. That’s exactly what they want. It’s no longer a question of contracting or expanding welfare programs but of class warfare. Debate over whether law enforcement agencies have positive value has replaced that over whether racism is a marginal or a widespread problem within them. Gone are the days when the left supported the Defense of Marriage Act, content with legal tolerance of homosexual behavior.
By Constance T. Hull, Catholic Exchange -
One day history will show that one of the great injustices against women in our time is birth control. There are a plethora of reasons why this is the case. But there is another dimension that is often overlooked. Birth control has led to a woefully inadequate focus in the medical field on women’s health. Ask any woman who deals with debilitating hormone issues that exacerbate other health issues and you will find countless stories of women who were told the Pill was the only answer.
By LifeSiteNews Staff - Bishop Joseph Strickland of Tyler, Texas gave an inspiring defense of the fundamental principles of the Catholic faith, including devotion to the Blessed Sacrament, salvation, purgatory, and more... “There are a lot of idols in our culture that take us away from God,” he said today. “But if we believe in God, and we believe John 3:16: ‘God so loved the world, that He sent His only begotten Son’... then it’s just logical that He’s the only Savior we have; there’s only one Son of God.”