Family

People DON’T Matter: Prince Harry & Meghan Decide Two-Children Enough …

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been granted an award by a charity for making the “enlightened decision” to limit their family to two children. Population Matters said it was recognising Harry and Meghan with the “Special Award” for reducing their impact on the environment by not having any more children following the birth of their...

Should Prince Harry Return To UK Before He Makes Any More Enemies In USA?

https://youtu.be/JaINwgUWt1o Comment:  As one of the commentators in the above video clip says, if [Prince Harry] doesn't like the First Amendment, wait till he finds out about the Second!  Er... "Quite" as they say in posh circles south of the border. Seems Harry is upsetting folks in the USA, not least because they are big into "family"...

Cancel Culture Comes To Scotland – Teacher Fighting Trial By Wokeness …

From the Mail Online... With editorial commentary throughout... A Scottish private school teacher is facing being struck off after slamming Ruth Davidson for having a 'fatherless child'. Ed: well, he didn't "slam" her".  Ruth's pregnancy was in the news at the time and he merely used it to comment on relevant issues regarding family life in...

Police State UK: Nurse Arrested For Rescue of Mother From Care Home…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gXRWNq26ZLs Comment:  A woman has been arrested after taking her mother from a care home before England entered a second lockdown. Ylenia Ashton was filmed by her daughter Leandra after she had been handcuffed and placed in a police car following the incident. Speaking to Julia Hartley-Brewer, Leandra Ashton told talkRADIO they made the decision ahead...

Preaching Social Justice is Un-Biblical…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBX-9eUtwzU Comment: The constant preaching about so-called social justice in parishes is one of the key reasons why thinking Catholics become more open to recognising the crisis in the Church. Eventually, it dawns on them that they just can't be responsible for every perceived injustice under the sun.   The Scottish Government electoral registration forms are dropping on...

Aristotle: Friends Essential For a Life Well-Lived…But ARE They – Really?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F18kSA8OxqY Comment:  Studies show that having a good network of friends contributes to improved health, wellbeing and longevity. However, Aristotle lived and taught his philosophy prior to Christ coming into the world, so, doesn't that make a difference?  Surely Faith and Family suffices to make us healthy and happy into old age?  I once met a...

Why Are So Many Young People Unhappy? And Who Is To Blame?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6YP1l39PjO8 Comment: Out and about this morning,  I marvelled - as I always do these days - at the tangible fear around me.  Nobody seems to notice the contradictions.  I saw three people in a shop, all wearing masks, all standing shoulder to shoulder chatting right beside a "social distancing, keep two metres apart" sign :grin: ...

Some Light Relief: the Beauty of Childish Innocence in an Anti-Child Society…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=10&v=hg3s7ag6xKQ&feature=emb_logo Comment:  The mother of the two year old in the above video, late for work, rushed off, forgetting to give her son a kiss.  He is furious and although he is not yet in command of an extensive vocabulary, he certainly makes himself understood.  The father (heard in the video) posted the clip on Facebook and...

12 December: Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe – UK Election Day, 2019…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=403&v=HZThoOjFyyc&feature=emb_logo Comment:  All of the UK political parties are pro-abortion  - with the exception of The Brexit Party, which has no stated policy on abortion - so we ought to pray very especially to Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patroness of the Unborn, that, somehow, the result of tomorrow's election will lead to a change of heart,...

Voting in the 2019 General Election

As we prepare to go to the polls in the General Election on 12 December, it is worth reflecting on Church teaching and the principles which should guide us in deciding how to use our vote without violating God's law.   Click here to read a guide prepared for American Catholics, which seems to be...