Ruthless Sympathy
2015-05-29 11:06:53 - Judie Brown
What is happening in our country when killing is preferableand acceptableto selfless love for the suffering? Too many instances lately shine a light on the depravity of this behavior and on our ever-d
And Now a Word about Justice
2015-05-26 12:02:54 - Judie Brown
We have been hearing a lot about the erosion of protection of religious freedom lately. It seems that the Democratic party is unusually vocal on this subject. Today, more than ever, far too many of u
CRS Smells Like Rotten Eggs
2015-05-22 11:38:51 - Judie Brown
Carolyn Woo is the first woman to be president of Catholic Relief Services and the second lay person to do so. CRS has been in existence since 1943. During World War II, the Roman Catholic bishops of
Questions of Conscience
2015-05-19 11:00:20 - Judie Brown
From California to Wisconsin to Illinois and beyond, the consciences of believing Catholics are being challenged by politics and the medical profession with, seemingly, no relief in sight. Lets examin
Does that Baby Feel Pain?
2015-05-15 11:19:52 - Judie Brown
Many people are all aflutter about the news that the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, also known as H.R.36, is now on the Congressional calendar andby the time you read thiswill have been vot
Planned Parenthood and Tuskegee—No Difference
2015-05-12 11:14:07 - Judie Brown
In 1932 an experiment was begun using taxpayer funding. It involved a group of 600 impoverished black men, most of whom had the sexually transmitted disease syphilis, all of whom became human guinea p
Babies 'Incompatible with Life'
2015-05-08 12:07:42 - Judie Brown
The Geneva Declaration on Perinatal Care recently came to my attention. It is very short, stating: As medical practitioners and researchers, we declare that the term incompatible with life is not a m
Science Run Amok
2015-05-05 11:43:02 - Judie Brown
Sometimes reports impacting respect for the dignity of the human person appear to have been written by Rod Serling, creator of the 1950s television series The Twilight Zone. For example, in China it i
Catholic Bishops—Please Do Not Be Silent!
2015-05-01 10:58:23 - Judie Brown
Children who are raised in a Catholic environment have the singular blessing of being around ordained priests, and often bishops, who shine the light of truth by their actions and their words. That is
Facing the Reality of Breast Cancer
2015-04-28 11:39:56 - Judie Brown
The American College of Pediatricians released a statement earlier this month asserting that abortion appears to be linked to breast cancer. It continued, Although the medical community has been reluc
If Only Granny Were a Wild Animal!
2015-04-24 11:46:22 - Judie Brown
If Granny were living in a civilized country rather than one that is hell-bent on ending lives and calling it a choice, there would be no need for such a provocative title. But this is America, friend
Babies Twisting in the Wind
2015-04-21 11:38:55 - Judie Brown
The phrase twisting in the wind is an idiom that frequently refers to those abandoned to a bad situation. There are countless preborn children who fit that definition perfectly; they are victims of p
Making Babies without God
2015-04-17 11:02:00 - Judie Brown
Catholic bishops in Poland do not mince words when it comes to sending a clear message on a subject as fundamental to Catholic teaching as the practice of making babies by artificial methods. Recently
Men for All Seasons
2015-04-14 11:58:55 - Judie Brown
Controversy appears to have adopted a different framework, and we now have a new adaptation of what it means to be outside the mainstream. I am referring to San Franciscos archbishop, Salvatore Cordil
Catholic Bishops Who Dishearten
2015-04-10 11:14:14 - Judie Brown
Catholic leadership often creates a level of discomfort among those of us who believe that todays culture wars require saints and martyrs rather than politicians masquerading as bishops and priests. M
Murder's Enduring Stigma
2015-04-07 11:51:17 - Judie Brown
Colorado is no stranger to the scene of bone-chilling events. These include the mysterious JonBenet Ramsey murder and the Columbine massacre. Most recently we find something equally monstrousDynel Lan
Mercy and Reason
2015-04-02 11:21:38 - Hugh R. Brown
Judie Brown is a zealot. American Life League sits self-righteously in judgment of our Catholic shepherds. When Judie Brown was scheduled to speak at a Pro-Life Wisconsin event in the mid-2000s that a
Challenging Children to Chastity
2015-03-17 11:22:50 - Judie Brown
A Child Is Never a Burden
2015-03-13 12:06:04 - Judie Brown
The stories of heroic mothers rarely appear on the nightly news, even when they include prominent figures like Genevieve Shaw Brown, Travel and Lifestyle Editor for ABC News. Genevieve recently wrote
The Vatican's Own Colonel Mustard
2015-03-03 09:17:17 - Judie Brown
If you remember the game Clue, you will recall the twists and turns involved in solving the crime. Today we have a mystery equally as captivating and every bit as perplexing. But in the current case,