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Sanctity of Life

Sanctity of Life

Many attended the July Congress, where there was a helpful focus on catholic teaching about the Sacraments, the Conciliar Church, and like matters. But in the last issue of FC, our Editor wisely added a piece by REC Bishop Mott. Mott reminded us that there are more essentials in the Catholic Faith including the biblical imperative to “remember [...]

Sex, Shame and Self-Disclosure

Sex, Shame and Self-Disclosure

Lena Dunham In recent years most of us have become all too familiar with the cultural critiques and encomiums that appear on the Internet, in books, magazines and television. Anyone with a Facebook account probably has at least one friend who posts unending streams of articles about the irrationality of Christianity, the superiority of [...]

The Holy Innocents

The Holy Innocents

Georgette Forney on the holiness of life Are you familiar with the Feast of the Holy Innocents? In the liturgical calendar, the Feast of the Holy Innocents is observed on December 28th and often gets lost in the midst of Christmas and New Year celebrations. This often over-looked holy day is a critical component of the Christmas Narrative [...]

The Episcopal Church Backs Abortion Coalition

The Episcopal Church Backs Abortion Coalition

Carrying brown bag lunches, the group of mostly middle aged and elderly white women gathered early this year to hear an African American preacher speak about her work on the subject of abortion. The Rev. Dr. Susan Newman was not at the lunch to speak against the practice of abortion, however. She was there to talk about the religious case for [...]

Abortion and Population Control

Abortion and Population Control

Margaret Sanger, Founder of Planned Parenthood When you hear the word abortion, what comes to mind? Politics?  The recent health care reform legislation?  A forbidden topic among friends? Or do you think of the act that kills a preborn child? For more than 37 years we have debated and argued about abortion. What are the factors that [...]