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We Are More! A Catholic Response to Gay Pride
Last edited 5th July 2013

Homosexuality

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Contraception and the Culture of Abortion
Last edited 11th June 2013

U.S. Cardinal Raymond L. Burke discusses the relationship between contraception and the culture of abortion in this video by Catholic News Service.

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Bishop Tells Hostile Crowd at Gay Marriage Debate: My Secretary was Murdered by a Gay Activist
Last edited 7th June 2013

In what is being acknowledged even by liberal Catholics as a courageous move, Springfield, IL Bishop Thomas Paprocki debated dissident nun Sr. Jeannine Gramick on the topic of gay “marriage” before a decidedly gay-friendly crowd on Friday. In a shocking revelation in his opening remarks, the bishop told the crowd that his former secretary was brutally murdered by a gay activist simply for suggesting that he change his lifestyle.

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Cohabitation #3: Commitment Delay
Last edited 31st May 2013

What impact does cohabitation have on the stability of the future marriage?

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I'm Gay, but I'm Not Switching to a Church That Supports Gay Marriage
Last edited 31st May 2013

When I became Catholic in 1998, as a college sophomore, I didn't know any other gay Christians. I'd been raised in a kind of pointillist Reform Judaism, almost entirely protected from homophobia; when I realized I was gay it was, if anything, a relief. I thought I finally had an explanation for the persistent sense of difference I'd felt since early childhood. This sheltered upbringing may help explain my sunny undergraduate confidence that even though I knew of literally nobody else who had ever tried to be both unashamedly gay and obediently Catholic, I was totally going to do it. No problem, guys, I got this.

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Romance Alone Not Enough to Sustain a Marriage
Last edited 22nd May 2013

Internationally-acclaimed by reviewers in the US, the UK as well as Australia, Kevin Andrews' book, "Maybe 'I Do:' Modern Marriage & the Pursuit of Happiness" explores the role, significance and challenges facing couples in today's changing world.

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What About Infertile Couples?
Last edited 14th May 2013

The case of infertile couples is surely the favorite counter-example of those who question the consistency of traditional Catholic sexual ethics. How can homosexual, masturbatory, or contraceptive behavior be condemned for its infertility when allowances are made for heterosexual couples who know in advance that pregnancy is an impossibility?

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What is Emotional Chastity?
Last edited 13th May 2013

Chastity is not just about our physical sexual desires, it about so much more than that. Because we aren’t just bodies – we are bodies, hearts, minds, and souls, and chastity is about purity in all of those areas. Emotional chastity is about guarding the purity of our hearts and minds . . . which can sometimes be just as challenging as guarding the purity of our bodies.

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RU486 Risky, Painful and Dangerous - Women's Health Advocate
Last edited 8th May 2013

The Australian Federal Government's decision to consider subsidising RU 486 (mifepristone) or the Abortion Pill as it is popularly-known by placing it on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme is a return to the dangerous days of illegal back street abortions in the 1950s and early 60s.

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Contraceptive Pill Dangers - Women Speak Out About Severe Side Effects & Deaths
Last edited 2nd May 2013

Professor Kerryn Phelps was the president of the Australian Medical Association when she was prescribed a drug that nearly killed her. The drug in question is Yaz or Yasmin - a contraceptive pill that hit the market in 2008 promising to clear up acne and reduce monthly symptoms. Australians were blissfully unaware of the thousands of women in the US who had reported severe side effects from Yaz and Yasmin. The side effects included heart attacks, strokes, blindness and deadly blood clots.

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