‘The beautiful promise of Humanae Vitae’

The following is an excerpt from an article by Archbishop José H. Gomez: This week we are remembering the 50th anniversary of “Humanae Vitae” (“Of Human Life”), Blessed Pope Paul VI’s encyclical letter on human life and love. Looking back, we

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2018-07-18T10:10:30-08:00July 18th, 2018|Categories: Sexual Ethics|Tags: , |12 Comments

Four ways NFP is different from contraception

July 12, 2018 Dr. Janet Smith On the 50th year anniversary of “Humanae Vitae,” let’s take a moment to consider the differences between NFP and contraception. Some people think they are essentially the same because both are used by couples

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2018-07-16T15:56:04-08:00July 16th, 2018|Categories: Sexual Ethics|Tags: , , |7 Comments

“Contraception has infected society with a culture of death”

Warning that marriage, family, and gender are being “reinvented and distorted,” U.S. Catholic priests are expressing their “total acceptance” of the Church’s teaching against contraception and urging fellow clerics to join them. This year is the 50th anniversary of Humanae Vitae,

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What went wrong?

I recently received a letter from a young Catholic husband and father in which he observed: “Peers of mine who are converts or reverts have specifically cited teachings like ‘Humanae Vitae,’ ‘Familiaris Consortio,’ and ‘Veritatis Splendor’ as beacons that set

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Conference commemorating 50th anniversary of Humanae Vitae coming to San Bernardino diocese

The 50th Anniversary of the Papal Encyclical Humanae Vitae will be commemorated at a national conference held in the Diocese of San Bernardino on July 27-28. Written by Pope Paul VI, Humanae Vitae emerged from discussions that began in 1960

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2018-06-06T21:54:50-08:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: Other News|Tags: , |2 Comments

“Paul VI would not be surprised”

“The #MeToo movement, emotional wreckage, sexual disease and date rape are the realities we’ve inherited from the sexual revolution. Paul VI would not be surprised,” said Archbishop Charles Chaput in a speech Wednesday. “The Church in Humanae Vitae identified and rejected sexual

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2018-04-05T13:29:39-08:00April 5th, 2018|Categories: Sexual Ethics|Tags: , , |15 Comments

San Francisco archbishop defends ‘Humanae Vitae’

The promise of the sexual revolution and contraception was total sexual freedom for everyone. “Sex is for fun and now women can have just as much fun without the consequences,” Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco said about the claims

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Over 500 scholars affirm Church teaching on contraception

The following comes from a September 20 Catholic Culture article: More than 500 scholars have signed a statement of support for the Catholic Church's teaching on contraception. At a press conference held at the Catholic University of America on September

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2016-09-21T10:43:59-08:00September 21st, 2016|Categories: Other News|Tags: , |16 Comments