We are called to be instruments of God our Father, so that our planet might be what He dreamed of when he created it and correspond with his plan for peace, beauty and fullness. #SeasonOfCreationPope Francis
“We wish to create a bridge to the church so that the church too can change its way of looking at our children, no longer excluding them but fully welcoming them.”Mara Grassi, Pope Francis to parents of L.G.B.T. children: ‘God loves your children as they are.’
The women’s lack of consent or knowledge raises severe legal and ethical issues, lawyers and medical experts said. @CNS_Rhina reported on this a few days ago.
An @AP review of medical records reveals growing allegations that a gynecologist operated on detained migrant women without their consent.Catholic News Service
has my catholicism become so “choked by the anxieties and riches and pleasures of life,” that my spiritual maturity can go no further than being anti-abortion?
Just as we have borne the image of the earthly one,
we shall also bear the image of the heavenly one.1 COR 15:49
R. I will walk in the presence of God, in the light of the living.
Now I know that God is with me.
In God, in whose promise I glory,
in God I trust without fear;
what can flesh do against me?PS 56:10C-12, 14
As for the seed that fell among thorns,
they are the ones who have heard, but as they go along,
they are choked by the anxieties and riches and pleasures of life,
and they fail to produce mature fruit.LK 8:14