There have been an increasing number of questions from conservatives regarding the liberal position on abortion. Why is it so important to them? Why do the liberals insist that abortion be funded with tax dollars? Why is abortion tied to marriage and church? And, why do liberals insist on killing a baby instead of allowing him or her to be adopted?
The answers to these questions all go back to the polarization of our society. For liberals, abortion is the “flagship” of their “fleet” of various positions supporting their liberal stand that decisions and actions should be determined by personal choice rather than by judging them as good or evil based on what is best for others. If abortion was eliminated, or at least judged from the standpoint of good and evil, it would seriously weaken the liberal position supporting choice over good and evil. If you give me a few minutes of your time, I will explain the background behind our polarized society and why abortion has emerged as a key point in this struggle. Continue reading →
Please note: This sermon was posted on Our lady of Atonement Church in San Antonio Texas. This sermon was given to Catholic’s but it should apply to all Christians who profess a love for our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. May our Lord give us his joy, peace, love, and understanding as we read the sermon.
“Father Moore had a sermon that did an excellent job of outlining the duties of every Catholic in this upcoming election:”
Jesus says to us very plainly, “whoever of you does not renounce all that he has cannot be my disciple.” When it comes right down to it, this renouncing of all we have is not primarily about material possessions; instead, it is about our wrong attitudes – our erroneous ways of thinking. Specifically I am referring to the thinking that leads us into sin – the thought that we know what is best and we don’t have to listen to anyone, including God. But we need to remember that our Lord calls us to be one with God; and that can never happen as long as we are the ones who are trying to dictate what is right and what is wrong.Continue reading →