Tag - family life

Scotland To Ban Smacking… Childless Politicians Rebuked by Majority of Scots

Click here to read about the Scottish Government's plans to ban smacking. Parents who choose to discipline their children with a timely smack, are to be criminalised - although we've yet to find out exactly how this crackpot law will be enforced. Below, a letter written by our blogger, Athanasius, which was published in...

Scotland: Campaign Launched To Prevent State Ownership of Children…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GCofcLKTJe8#t=26 The Scottish Government's planned Named Person scheme will undermine parents' authority over their own children and allow state officials unprecedented powers to interfere with family life. That's why so many are saying NO2NP. The NO2NP campaign has just been launched amidst claims that, although the Named Person legislation is not due for implementation until 2016,...

Cardinal Schönborn: Let’s Bring The Gospel Into Line With Reality…

From the National Catholic Reporter, with editorial comment ..."It is fascinating to see how Pope Francis is encouraging, reviving and renewing the church. Ed: isn't it just. Hopes having been raised that major changes are afoot in the Catholic Church, it's a wonder there are any atheists left...Our meeting with him was an excellent...