Pro-choicers”: here’s why you cannot support abortion while opposing puppy murder.
“There is something deeply, deeply confused and disordered about a society that gets more worked up about a dead mutt than a billion murdered kids.
This is a symptom of a culture that has lost both its soul and its mind.
In the days of slavery, a horse was granted a higher legal status than an African slave. Abortion has returned us to a similar dynamic, only we haven’t dehumanized a race or ethnicity – we’ve dehumanized an entire stage of life.
So, rather than shake my head over this sorry state of affairs, I’m going to attempt to explain why one cannot reasonably take a position of pro-animal rights AND pro-”choice.”
It was founded in 1154 by the Augustinian order, on the banks of the River Wharfe. The land at Bolton, as well as other resources, were given to the order by Lady Alice de Romille of Skipton Castle in 1154. In the early 14th century Scottish raiders caused the temporary abandonment of the site and serious structural damage to the priory.
Building work was still going on at the when the Dissolution of the Monasteries resulted in the termination of the priory in 1539. The east end remains in ruins. A tower, begun in 1520, was left half-standing, and its base was later given a bell-turret and converted into an entrance porch. Most of the remaining church is in the Gothic style of architecture, but more work was done in the Victorian era, including windows by August Pugin.
Dominican friars from Blackfriars Oxford pay a visit to the grave of the Catholic author and professor, J. R. R. Tolkien.
To properly understand the Catholic writer Tolkien and the battle for Middle Earth you need to be well acquainted with the Catholic faith and its struggle through the centuries . Often it looks as if all is lost and that the “Dark Lord” is about to win. Time after time, however the evil forces arrayed against it consume themselves and The Church is able to carry on bringing the eternal light of Christ to all peoples.