Bishops Bruskewitz, Aquila Issue Stinging Condemnations to “Formerly Catholic” Notre Dame

Bishops Bruskewitz, Aquila Issue Stinging Condemnations to “Formerly Catholic” Notre Dame by LifeSiteNews.com By Kathleen Gilbert NOTRE DAME, Indiana, April 9, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Two more bishops have written and made public strongly-worded letters to University president Fr. John Jenkins, bringing the number of U.S. bishops to 31 protesting the school’s invitation to President Obama to speak at commencement and receive an honorary law degree May 17. Bishop Fabian Bruskewitz of the Lincoln Diocese supplied his letter, addressed to University president Fr. John Jenkins, today to the Cardinal Newman Society, which is hosting a petition against the scandal, now bearing […]
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Pastor Warren, Like Peter, Denies Christ (at least His teachings) During Holy Week

Pastor Warren, Like Peter, Denies Christ (at least His teachings) During Holy Week by LifeSiteNews.com Editorial by John-Henry Westen April 9, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Rick Warren, the popular pastor who seems to have taken on the mantle of ‘America’s Pastor’ from Billy Graham, was a strong defender of the family, and of marriage – until recently. One of the areas of greatest conflict between Christian morality and worldly morality today is homosexuality. With the advent of modern ultra-sound technology and thus the increasing awareness of the humanity of the unborn child, many today will forgive you for being pro-life. After […]
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Study: Homosexuality Linked with Childhood Trauma

Study: Homosexuality Linked with Childhood Trauma by LifeSiteNews.com By James Tillman DUNEDIN, New Zealand, July 26, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com)—A recent Otago University study has found that homosexual or bisexual individuals are more likely to have undergone a variety of of traumas in childhood, including sexual assault, rape, violence, and witnessing violence in the home. “People who either identify themselves as homosexual or bisexual, or have had a same-sex encounter or relationship, tend to come from more disturbed backgrounds,” said Research Associate Professor Elisabeth Wells. The study analyzed results from a New Zealand Mental Health study that surveyed about 13,000 people between […]
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Korean Physician Faces Death-Threats after Pro-Life Conversion

Korean Physician Faces Death-Threats after Pro-Life Conversion by LifeSiteNews.com By Peter J. Smith SEOUL, November 30, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – After two decades of watching too many patients cry too many tears, enough was enough for obstetrician Shim Sang-duk, who vowed that he would no longer perform abortions, a financially lucrative business in South Korea, reports the Los Angeles Times. But refusing to perform abortions in a nation dubbed the “Abortion Republic” carries a steep price for this doctor: Shim must live with death-threats from abortion seekers turned away and the knowledge that loss of profits from abortion could lead to […]
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CDC: 20% of Gay Men Have HIV, and Half Are Unaware of Status

CDC: 20% of Gay Men Have HIV, and Half Are Unaware of Status by LifeSiteNews.com By Peter J. Smith WASHINGTON, D.C., September 27, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Nearly half of sexually active homosexual men infected with the virus causing AIDS are unaware that they are carriers of the deadly disease, according to a new study from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC). The now released CDC study of 21 U.S. metropolitan areas in 2008 found that out of 8,153 sexually active homosexual and bisexual men, one out of five (1562) tested positive for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Of those infected, […]
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Highest Court of South Korea: Fetus is “Not A human Person” Until Labor

Highest Court of South Korea: Fetus is “Not A human Person” Until Labor by LifeSiteNews.com By Elizabeth O’Brien SEOUL, July 13, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – On July 9 the Supreme Court of South Korea stated that a human fetus is not a human person until the morning that the mother goes into labor, JoongAng Daily reports. The ruling was based on a case that took place in 2001 when a 37-year old pregnant woman gave birth to a stillborn baby two weeks overdue. When the woman experienced no labor pains at the natural time, she was advised by a midwife to […]
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FOCUS ON THE FAMILY CALLS UN CHILD CONVENTION “A DANGER”

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY CALLS UN CHILD CONVENTION “A DANGER” by LifeSiteNews.com COLORADO SPRINGS, June 7, 2001 (LSN.ca) – The prominent Evangelical Protestant ministry Focus on the Family has called on governments to de-ratify the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, calling it a danger to children, parents and national sovereignty. The Focus criticism comes on the eve of the final preparatory committee meeting for the UN Special Session on Children. Negotiations in the Special Session have seen UNICEF pushing to tie the new document to the original Convention, with many governments resisting this move. According to Focus […]
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