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France: Homosexuals Don’t Want to Marry or Adopt, Gay Leader Admits - Matthew Cullinan Hoffman, LifeSiteNews

333,964 Planned Parenthood’s Annual Killing Report - Miriam Brower, Ignitum Today

Rather Be an Angel? - Howard Kainz, The Catholic Thing

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Lessons Beyond the Death Camps – James Wilson, Dappled Things

Walmart: Well Might We Rue the Day – Joseph Pearce, StAR

Lost in Translation (from Latin)? – Christopher S. Morrissey, The Catholic World Report

We Must Fight Human Rights Violations by LGBT Organizations – Robert Oscar López

The Altar Server – Thomas L. McDonald, Patheos/God and the Machine

Obama Urges America to Protect Children With Exceptions – Rachel Bohannon, Texas Right to Life

Has Sr. Keehan Done All She Can to Stop Abortion? – Fr. Z’s Blog

Daniel Webster and Leviathan – Donald R. McClarey, The American Catholic

Evil Industry, Evil Men, Evil Purposes – Kevin O’Brien, Waiting for Godot to Leave

Catholic Evensong at Blackfen – Fr. Tim Finigan, The Hermeneutic of Continuity

Week of Christian Unity – Prayer of St. Ephrem

Be Still – Thomas J. Neal PhD, Neal Obstat Theological Opining

A Beautiful Summary of Eucharistic Theology in an Antiphon by Aquinas – Msgr. Charles Pope, Archdiocese of Washington (DC)

Lance Armstrong and the Power of Forgiveness – Stephen Kokx, Catholic Vote

Grammar Lesson of the Day: And – Anthony Esolen PhD, First Things/First Thoughts

The Bicycle Thief – Aged Parent, The Eye-Witness

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The Earth is Not Our Mother

“The main point of Christianity was this: that Nature is not our mother: Nature is our sister. We can be proud of her beauty, since we have the same father; but she has no authority over us; we have to admire, but not to imitate.”—G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy