What Do We Prefer?


Posted: Jun 17, 2022 2:44 PM

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Do we prefer abortion? That’s the question we should be asking right now as Americans.

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi recoils when asked about her position on abortion. If the reporter who asks her is a man, she tends to try to put him in his place by pointing out that she is a mother and a grandmother. Recently, she insisted that she is “a very Catholic person” and believes in “a woman’s right to choose.” First of all, her bishop has had something to say of late about that “very Catholic” description. And the Catechism of the Catholic Church is clear on the evil of abortion. So is Pope Francis. It’s like hiring a hitman to take out your child, as he memorably put it.

The fact of the matter is, the Catholic Church throughout the country has the utmost compassion for women — some dioceses run pregnancy care centers, while others offer a whole host of resources for not only

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