Archive for the ‘Children’ Category

Gifts To Treasure

I would like to thank you for inviting me to be part of this interfaith program on marriage. I am a husband, father of five children (four daughters), business professional, and long-time university lecturer. Six years ago, on the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, I was ordained to the diaconate by then Archbishop of Detroit, […]

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To Bounce A Baby

The Lord’s Prayer, the most recognized Christian prayer, should provide each of us insight regarding our relationship to the Father: We are His children! We are His sons and daughters! As “children of God,” we share a special and favored relationship with God. St. Paul (Rom 8:14-21; 9:8; Gal 3:26; and Phil 2:15) reminds us […]

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Will America Become Muslim?

The expansion of Islam is already well underway. But if you are thinking, “Let’s strengthen the NSA, CIA, FBI, and the armed services,” forget it. This expansion is demographic and is being carried out by ordinary Muslims, not terrorists. Nevertheless, it does have serious cultural implications. Simply said, Muslims are out-reproducing Christians and Jews, among others. That […]

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The Illusion of Security

      Lauren Sandler, a proponent of having one child, writes a predictable piece in a predictable news magazine, Time, about he joys of stopping at one child. She’s on to something. According to the USDA, a child born in 2011 will cost an average of $234,900 to raise to age 18. If your [...]

Raising Heroic Children In An Anti-Heroic Age: Pt 2

Everyone who has regular interaction with children is helping determine what sort of adults they’ll be; this is obviously most true of parents, but all of us must try to be a positive influence. As someone once said, “There are only two…

Raising Heroic Children In An Anti-Heroic Age: Pt 1

Someone once said that “Parents spend two years teaching children to walk and talk, and eighteen years trying to teach them to sit down and be quiet.” This tongue-in-cheek observation reminds us that while parents and others with influe…

PTC: ABC Lawyers Should Win “Best Comedy Writing” Award

ABC and its Affiliates Offer Absurd Arguments for the “Right” to Show Indecent Content on Broadcast TV in Front of Children LOS ANGELES (June 24, 2008) – The Parents Television Council™ criticized Disney-owned ABC and its affiliates for challenging the broadcast indecency fine for airing an indecent episode of “NYPD Blue,” which showed a graphic [...]

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