‘Gosnell’ authors blast New York Times

Newspaper's best-seller list ignores book exposing abortion horrors despite high sales

The authors of a new book exposing the horrors of the abortion industry are denouncing The New York Times for leaving their book off its best-seller list despite high sales. Gosnell: The Untold Story of America's Most Prolific Serial Killer by Ann McElhinney and Phelim McAleer reached No. 3 on Amazon's bestseller list and the top spot on Amazon's "Hot New Releases" list after … [Read more...]

Bishop Robert Barron to academics: debate Ross Douthat, don’t dodge him

The following comes from an October 31 Catholic News Agency article by Bishop Robert Barron: Bishop Robert Barron has weighed in amid a media controversy after the Synod on the Family, saying some academic critics of New York Times columnist Ross Douthat are avoiding a good argument in countering his commentary on the synod, some bishops, and Pope Francis. Douthat, a … [Read more...]

Christian churches ‘must be made’ to affirm homosexuality

New York Times journalist claims 2,000-year old doctrine is a choice

The following comes from a April 7 LifeSite News article by Ben Johnson: NEW YORK – A New York Times columnist and a corporate leader have agreed that Christian churches “must” be convinced, or coerced, to change their teachings on sexual morality and abandon an “ossified” doctrinal teaching that sex outside heterosexual marriage is immoral. Frank Bruni wrote that … [Read more...]

Ginsburg wants to make abortion right equal to Second Amendment

A move toward absolutism

The following comes from an Aug. 8 story by Wesley J. Smith on LifeNews.com. I have come to believe that if Roe v. Wade is ever overturned–a big if–it will be from the other side. That is, I think it is more likely that a future Supreme Court will find Roe and its progeny to be too restrictive and overturn the case in the cause of forging an all-encompassing right to … [Read more...]

Notre Dame vs. Ignatius Press

The following comes from a late Jan. posting by Carl Olson on the Catholic World Report blog site. This week marks the 41st anniversary of Roe v Wade, and so one of the contributors to the New York Times wrote a piece titled, Should Pope Francis Rethink Abortion? Would you be aghast and amazed if you learned that the author believes that, yes, the pope should change his … [Read more...]