“Day of the Unborn Child” Celebrated Internationally on March 25, Remembrance of Christ’s Incarnatio

By Gudrun Schultz   March 26, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Nations around the world observed the “Day of the Unborn Child” yesterday, established in growing ranks of countries as an official day of recognition for the unborn. The date coincides with the Christian celebration of the feast of the Annunciation, marking the incarnation of Christ in the womb of the Virgin Mary.   The movement originated in El Salvador in 1993 as the “Day for the Right to be Born,” and has since spread to include multiple countries in South and Central America, as well as the Philippines and Australia.   […]
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Pope: “Demographic Profile” shows Europe soon to “take its leave from history”

By Gudrun Schultz   VATICAN CITY, March 26, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Europe’s rejection of its traditional Christian identity is leading to its imminent disappearance from the world stage, Pope Benedict XVI said in an address to a congress of the Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the European Community (COMECE) on March 24. ”n demographic terms, it must unfortunately be noted that Europe seems set on a path that could lead to its exit from history,” Pope Benedict XVI stated at the event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome on March 25, 1957, which […]
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Judge Who Dismissed Charges Against Notorious Abortionist Concealed Financial Ties with Tiller

By Peter J. Smith TOPEKA, Kansas, March 23, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A Kansas legislator has filed a complaint claiming judicial misconduct against a district judge, who failed to disclose his financial ties to the state’s most notorious abortion provider before tossing the 30 misdemeanor charges against him.   State Sen. Tim Huelskamp, R-Fowler, has alleged District Judge Paul W. Clark committed judicial misconduct in the investigation of abortionist George Tiller, who was under investigation by then-Attorney General Phil Kline for illegal late-term abortions, failures to report properly the details to state health officials, and failure to report suspected child sexual […]
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UK Catholic Bishops Compromise on Gay Adoption Leads to Charges of Hypocrisy

By Hilary White   LONDON, March 22, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – As traditional family supporters feared, the English Catholic Church’s longstanding policy of tacit support for the homosexual movement backfired against efforts to stop the Sexual Orientation Regulations legislation in the House of Lords on Wednesday.   In late January, while the Catholic Church in Britain was making headlines objecting to the Sexual Orientation Regulations on behalf of Catholic adoption agencies, Archbishop Vincent Gerard Nichols of Birmingham let it slip in an interview with the BBC that British Catholic agencies had been adopting children to homosexual singles for years.    The only objection, […]
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Sweden Proposes Moving from Civil Unions to Legalizing Homosexual ‘Marriage’

By Gudrun Schultz   STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 23, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A one-person committee appointed by Sweden’s government recommended Wednesday that same-sex couples be given all the rights of marriage, the Associated Press reported March 21.   While the country permits homosexual civil unions under legislation passed in 1994, same-sex marriage is not allowed. “Two men or two women should be able to wed, and in the future be called spouses,” said Hans Regner, who carried out the commission. “All the rules for heterosexual spouses will be applied also to homosexual couples.”   Under the proposed legislation, same-sex couples already […]
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Archbishop of Denver Backs General Pace on belief that Homosexual Acts are Immoral

By Gudrun Schultz   DENVER, Colorado, March 23, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – General Peter Pace deserves respect for saying homosexual acts are immoral, Denver Archbishop Charles J. Chaput said in his column this week in the Denver Catholic Register.   The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Pace received heavy criticism from the media and homosexual activist groups, as well as some members of Congress, for his comments last week against homosexuality.   In an interview with the Chicago Tribune, Gen. Pace said, “I believe that homosexual acts between individuals are immoral and that we should not condone immoral […]
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