Salvation Army Support Abortion in Certain Circumstances

The Salvation Army are to be commended for the work they do and the compassion they show for the poor, the weak and the marginalised.  At this time of year in particular, they are there for so many people and…

A Human Face to Protecting the Vulnerable from Euthanasia

This morning I discussed the factual reasons why euthanasia is bad for individuals and society.  This afternoon I have read an article by Maria Vitale from Life News who has written from a very personal point of view of why we must protect the…

Eight Reasons to Consider Having One More Child

"Behold, children are a gift from the Lord; the fruit of the womb is a reward." Psalm 126 (127) Many years ago, Fr Paul Marx, OSB, founder of Human Life International (and Family Life International NZ) wrote a booklet entitled "Eight…

The Legacy of Dissent from Humanae Vitae

Forty-three years ago (25 July 1968) Pope Paul VI promulgated one of the most controversial encyclicals ever.  The encyclical letter was Humanae Vitae, a prophetic letter on the regulation of births. This was the time of free love, the pill…