By Stephen G. Adubato, First Things - In our metaphysically confused age, pro-life feminist groups like the New Wave Feminists are offering women an alternative to the Feminist Magisterium and its limited view of human personhood… The NWF was founded in 2004 by purple-haired Destiny Herndon-De La Rosa. Herndon’s conception was unplanned. She calls her mother’s choice to carry her to term—and all the sacrifices that went along with it—a demonstration of “true feminist strength.” According to her, abortion is not a solution to women's oppression, but a symptom of oppression. ….
By Christine Niles, M.St. (Oxon.), J.D., Church Militant - The Catholic author weighs in on Franciscan U, Cdl. Cupich and the U.S. bishops. … Writer and political commentator Dr. John Zmirak sits down with Christine Niles to discuss the latest news on Franciscan University, Cdl. Blase Cupich, the U.S. bishops, immigration and more.
By Anthony Esolen, The Catholic Thing - Amidst our unfortunate and time-bound divisions as regards partisan politics, I wonder whether it is possible to come up with a set of fundamentals that all Catholics can agree upon. Here is my attempt… 1. All the tenets of the Nicene Creed are true, without reservation or equivocation. The Father is the Father, from whom all fatherhood derives as from its originating fountain. It is no mere customary name. Human fatherhood is merely analogical by comparison. The Son is the co-eternal Word “through whom all things were made.” The Holy Spirit proceeds co-eternally from the Father and the Son. The Word was incarnate. ….