Thursday, September 18, 2014

Heroic News: “'No one is entitled to a child'” plus 5 more


"Ten years ago John and I were newly married and hoping to become parents. As we navigated the first years of marriage, we realized we were unlikely to conceive and give birth. Somehow, difficult as that was–and it was–that journey made us only appreciate the miracle of fertility and value the gift of life more."
he head of the U.S. bishops’ pro-life committee has renewed a call for Congressional action after a new report verified the bishops’ repeated warnings of taxpayer-funded abortion in the Affordable Care Act.
There are widespread instances of Obamacare insurance plans violating the rigid rules surrounding whether customers can use federal health care subsidies on insurance policies that cover abortion procedures, according to a Government Accountability Commission.
When Jenna and Dan Hadley learned their son would not live long after birth, they decided to start making memories with him right away.
You have the influence of starting this beautiful journey with a positive message, their child is to be celebrated like any other child. I encouraged them that if they didn’t feel comfortable with what to say to the parents, go over to the baby and say something to the baby: “You are precious.”
In recent years, homosexuality has frequently been in the news. An increasingly nationwide effort to make homosexual acts something to celebrate has gained great ground and sowed serious confusion even among those who describe themselves as Christian and Catholic.