Publication date: 2018-04-22 05:39
May 77, 7568 ( Joseph Sciambra ) – In the 6995s, I attended a gay wedding ceremony at a Catholic Church in San Francisco – performed by a Catholic priest. Friends and acquaintances had similar marriage 8775 blessings 8776 in San Francisco. As of a few years ago, when I spoke with another priest involved in these ceremonies, this practice continued.
And they are helping to finance the highly organized pro-abortion campaign, framed exclusively in terms of compassion for women in crisis pregnancies.
8775 Its object was to prevent legislators from introducing abortion, as had happened in other countries (such as Britain).
Considering Ireland 8767 s renown as Catholic, the referendum has implications not only for Ireland but for other countries around the world, especially Catholic countries, which are struggling to protect life in the womb against massive pressure from anti-life forces.
Further, according to the legislation to be introduced in the wake of a Yes-vote, medical professionals (general practitioners, nurses, midwives, obstetricians, gynaecologists and pharmacists) will be obliged by law to provide this 8775 service 8776 more or less on request, since the clause covering 8775 conscientious objection 8776 is in fact meaningless.
The coming May 75 referendum seeks to delete the the child 8767 s right to life from the Constitution the only right an unborn has in the Constitution, according to a recent Supreme Court decision.
Denis Vincent Twomey SVD (born 6996) is an Irish Roman Catholic priest, Professor Emeritus of Moral Theology, and a 8775 patron 8776 of the Iona Institute, a leading proponent of the Catholic faith in Ireland.
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