Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Heroic News: “Colo. high school crowns transgendered boy homecoming 'princess'” plus 7 more


“Originally, it was a joke that he was going to be nominated for homecoming princess, but he got a lot of nominations,” Neathery said. “And now there are a lot of upset girls because a spot was taken from them.
You probably know her best as the newly-crowned Miss America or the contestant who belted out the infectious pop tune “happy” as she gleefully tapped on a red solo cup. But here’s something you probably didn’t know about the new Miss America.
This makes intuitive sense, of course; a single parent supporting her kids with only one income is going to have a tougher time giving her kids the same advantages that a child of a two-parent family will get. But it's not that simple.
"I’m in a large public hospital in Manhattan, volunteering as an "abortion doula" with an organization called the Doula Project. My role is to provide women who are killing their children with emotional and physical support, offer comfort or distraction, answer their questions, and, most of all, just be with them during their first or second trimester abortions while their babies die."
“Marriage is a symbol of life... the Sacrament of love of Christ and the Church, a love which finds its proof and guarantee in the Cross.”
Pope Francis’ witnessing of marriages between Catholics who cohabited or who have had annulments is not a change, but is part of the Church’s effort to bring people to Jesus Christ, said two experts on Christian marriage.
"A kind soul recently asked me how'd I'd respond to people who don't understand abortion-clinic prayer vigils. Why not, they reason, spend your time inside a crisis pregnancy center? If you really want to help women, why not actually do something?"