In Their Words:  Dr. Jerome Lejeune
May12

In Their Words: Dr. Jerome Lejeune

In Their Words: Dr. Jerome Lejeune In Their Words is a new section of the website devoted to quotes from famous pro-life and pro-choice activists and thinkers, and also includes some personal testimonies. Today’s post looks at Dr. Jerome Lejeune. Dr. Lejeune was a French researcher who is known as the father of genetics, since it was he that discovered the extra set of chromosomes in Downs Syndrome patients, and renamed the...

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The Former Democracy?
May02

The Former Democracy?

The Former Democracy? Religious freedom and freedom of speech took a savage blow today, as ‘Safe Access zones’ of 150 m from abortion facilities were finally enacted in our state of Victoria. Having learned nothing from the Holocaust, from the tragedy of slavery, or from any dictatorship that disavowed the rights of one specific class of people, our Marxist government has decided not to protect pre-born babies, but instead...

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4 Things I Learned from Monsignor Reilly
Apr13

4 Things I Learned from Monsignor Reilly

4 Things I Learned from Monsignor Reilly     Many years ago, Monsignor Reilly realised that the most powerful witness against abortion was prayer in front of the facilities themselves. He has travelled to over 60 countries to share the message of prayerful, peaceful witness, and his advice was even sought by the founders of 40 Days for Life when that ministry began. Many prayer vigils throughout the world are the direct...

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If Not Us, Then Who?
Apr05

If Not Us, Then Who?

If Not Us, Then Who?   I’ve recently been conversing with other Catholic parents about the level of involvement we should have in pro-life and other moral issues. There seems to be a perception that, while the world is morally disintegrating before our very eyes, it isn’t wise for parents to play an active role in trying to reverse the dangerous trends that threaten our families. It seems some think that we are wise...

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Mr. Merlino, Your Pants Are on Fire
Mar22

Mr. Merlino, Your Pants Are on Fire

Mr. Merlino, Your Pants Are on Fire   Last week, a rally was held by concerned parents and other community members, to protest the highly sexualised content of the Safe Schools Coalition program. Although the program has been touted as an anti-bully resource, its openly Marxist co-founder is in reality trying to deconstruct traditional genders and the natural family. Petitions against the SSC program were presented to the...

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Interview with Rachel Carling-Jenkins
Mar19

Interview with Rachel Carling-Jenkins

Interview with Rachel Carling-Jenkins Dr. Rachel Carling-Jenkins, MP, is the Western Metropolitan member responsible for introducing the Infant Viability bill into the Victorian parliament late last year. The pro-life movement is very excited about this bill, which is the first real attempt to roll back Victoria’s extremely liberal abortion laws. (You can read a post by Melbourne Helpers member, Richard Grant, here.)  Rachel...

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