Posts Tagged ‘Abortion’

Is the Pope a communist

Thursday, October 14th, 2021

A US politician has called Pope Francis a communist a day after he met with Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi at the Vatican. Pelosi has also drawn criticism from conservative Catholics in the United States over her support for abortion rights. Read more Related Posts:Pelosi calls pope meeting ‘spiritual, personal Read more

Easy and simple abortions target Māori, Pacifika and disabled people

Monday, October 11th, 2021

With the introduction of medical abortion and fewer restrictions on who can provide them, it is now simpler and easier for New Zealanders to receive an abortion. On Saturday, Labour’s Associate Minister of Health Dr Ayesha Verrall announced the medications can now be prescribed by primary care practitioners, including GPs, midwives, and nurse practitioners. She Read more

New NSW Premier a man of faith

Thursday, October 7th, 2021

Dominic Perrottet (38), NSW’s premier, is a Catholic. Having a Christian faith is part of who he is and inspires him to make a difference wherever he goes, he says. Described as being a social and economic conservative, Perrottet won a NSW Liberal party room ballot on Tuesday morning. He replaces Gladys Berejiklian and will Read more

Court ruling shows just how far our abortion laws have come

Monday, October 4th, 2021
abortion laws

You may or may not have heard about a High Court case from last week – New Zealand Health Professionals’ Alliance v Attorney-General. It’s about the right of health practitioners to refuse to provide legal, proper healthcare because they object to it on moral grounds. This is so-called “conscientious objection”. But really, this case is Read more

Conservatives and liberals called to link over life issues

Thursday, September 30th, 2021
link over life issues

For Catholics who put their faith first, before anything else, there is one way – above all others – to view the life and death issues facing local communities, the nation and the world: and that is, through the lens of the Gospel and Catholic social teaching! But instead, it clearly appears that more often Read more

Midler calls on women to refuse to have sex to protest abortion law

Friday, September 17th, 2021

Bette Midler has an idea which she believes will make people take notice of the campaign against Texas’ tough new abortion laws She tweeted: “I suggest that all women refuse to have sex with men until they are guaranteed the right to choose by Congress.” Read more Related Posts:Lyft, Uber to cover fees for drivers Read more

Rare moment of criticism; Washington DC Cardinal’s takes on President Biden

Monday, September 13th, 2021
rare moment of criticism

Cardinal Wilton Gregory says US President, Joe Biden is not demonstrating Catholic teaching with his recent comments on abortion. Gregory’s comment is a rare moment of criticism by the Cardinal Archbishop of Washington DC. Discussing a new Texas law that bans abortions after six weeks, Biden recently said he did not agree that life begins Read more

UKs largest private abortion provider defends priest

Monday, September 6th, 2021
The Telegraph

The former chief executive of the UK’s largest private abortion provider is defending Nottinhgham University’s Catholic chaplain whose pro-life opinions resulted in his appointment being cancelled. Ann Furedi (pictured), who formerly led the British Pregnancy Advisory Service, said the university was “stupid” for refusing to recognise Fr David Palmer as chaplain. Palmer had published a Read more

Social media posts see Catholic priest denied place as uni chaplain

Monday, August 30th, 2021
British Council

Catholic priest Fr David Palmer’s social media posts have seen the University of Nottingham decline to recognise him as a chaplain. “Our concern was not in relation to Fr. David’s views themselves, but the manner in which these views have been expressed in the context of our diverse community of people of many faiths,” the Read more

Abortion pill reversal service expands

Monday, August 9th, 2021

Many women take the abortion pill and then change their minds, says Russian physician Alexey Fokin. He and his team will help any woman seeking help. Many are asking. “We help all women including Muslims, atheists, and others,” he says. “I know that human life begins from conception and I believe that new life is Read more