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How to Talk to Children About Abortion

With a home culture of openness to the hard questions of life, an imagination fortified by examples of heroic virtue, and a real friendship with Christ Crucified, young children can begin learning the meaning of evil words such as “abortion.”

With the sad anniversary of the Jan. 22, 1973, Roe v. Wade...

22.01.21 01:00 PM - Comment(s)
The Future of Humanity Passes by Way of the Family Not Parler, Twitter or Facebook

Reading commentary, I thought about the hundreds of other small businesses run by Catholic families on social media to spread the joy and articulate the truths of our faith. There is a very real feeling of vulnerability and dependence on a vast monolithic power... Read more on the National Catholic ...

13.01.21 03:08 PM - Comment(s)
5 Resolutions for Catholic Parents in 2021

When we were making our resolutions last New Year in 2019 we had no idea what was coming. COVID-19 was still some strange new virus in China that might affect the global Dollar Store supply chain. The American presidential election lay in the future, and we could avoid thinking about it. Toilet pape...

06.01.21 07:05 PM - Comment(s)
Unpacking the 2020 Crisis in Education

Questions of education and care of children came to the forefront of public debate during the 2020 pandemic lockdown. Teachers, parents and administrators poured hours and untold personal resources into developing plans and programs for remote learning, hybrid learning, pod learning and "safe...

29.12.20 04:41 PM - Comment(s)
7 Ways to Keep a Watchful Advent That Will Bear Fruit in Christmas Joy

Lockdown during the holidays offers an opportunity for conversion.

As the world heads into December 2020, nothing looks like the normal holiday rush. Catholics in the United States are used to office parties, school pageants, special choir rehearsals, concerts, ballets and a general mayhem  of a...

26.11.20 08:18 PM - Comment(s)