Rape, Incest, the Life of the Mother, and the Abortion Argument: Part 1

A few days ago, in response to the recent pro-life bills passed in Alabama and Missouri, President Trump reiterated his pro-life stance, saying that he is against abortion with three exceptions: rape, incest, and the life of the mother being endangered. In fact, most politicians who call themselves pro-life would allow for those exceptions. While it's … Continue reading Rape, Incest, the Life of the Mother, and the Abortion Argument: Part 1

BREAKING NEWS: Asia Bibi, united with her family in Canada — Catholicism Pure & Simple

A news bulletin from AID TO THE CHURCH IN NEED (UK) Asia Bibi, the Pakistani Christian women who spent more than a decade on death row after being unjustly convicted of blasphemy, has left Pakistan and flown to Canada, according to reports. At Aid to the Church in Need we were privileged to welcome some […] … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Asia Bibi, united with her family in Canada — Catholicism Pure & Simple

Retreat Reflections: Holy Eucharist, Carmel, and Everyday Life

Hey everyone! I got back from retreat yesterday afternoon. It was amazing! We had talks, Mass Saturday and Sunday, opportunities for adoration twice on Saturday, and time for silence and reflection. The theme was "Holy Eucharist and Carmel." Our retreat master, Father Francis, who is a priest with the Order of Discalced Carmelites, centered the … Continue reading Retreat Reflections: Holy Eucharist, Carmel, and Everyday Life