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Defending the Faith

Harmless message, violent reaction

Spanish NGO “HazteOir” dared to say out loud that boys are boys and girls are girls with an orange bus printed with such surly message. Even if this message may seem a self-evident truth, taught at biology class —which would make it so meaningless and harmless to even care about it—, it caused an unprecedented […]

J. Francisco Macías | April 6, 2017
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CSW

A Panel on the LGBT Community

Co-written by Sarah Kepins and Grace Hoffman On March 13th 2017, we attended a parallel event for the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61) titled Lesbian, Bi and Trans: Stop Leaving Us Behind. Parallel events are events that are hosted outside of the official United Nations but are still linked to CSW. This panel […]

Sarah Kepins | March 14, 2017
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Latin America

Lo que los mexicanos realmente quieren

A inicios de este mes, el diario La Jornada publicó una nota sobre un estudio realizado por la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) en donde se llevaron a cabo encuestas para saber cómo son “Los mexicanos vistos por sí mismos”, título que lleva el estudio. Estas encuestas tocaron temas como la religión y las […]

Paulina Ornelas | January 27, 2017
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Catholic Teaching

God is Always Enough

God is always the answer. Former gay porn actor Joseph Sciambra learned that the hard way. His downward journey began at the young age of eight when he discovered a porn magazine left out by his older brother. This led to other more graphic porn magazines and eventually led Joseph into wanting to try the […]

Sarah Kepins | January 17, 2017
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Catholic Teaching

Finding Your Own Happiness or the Sin of Pride?

Six years ago in Toronto, Canada, a forty six year old man formally known as Paul Wolscht, decided to leave his wife of twenty three years and seven children to become a six year old little girl and live with a new family. Paul, now Stefonkee Wolscht, is living with a new family and has […]

Sarah Kepins | December 28, 2016
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Defending the Faith

La sociedad se cansa de pensar

México ha llamado la atención últimamente por un nuevo movimiento social que ha surgido: El Frente Nacional por la Familia. Todo el mundo parece estar hablando de eso, ya sea para bien o para mal. Unos dicen que es la primera vez que los conservadores han salido a las calles así desde hace casi 100 […]

J. Francisco Macías | September 27, 2016
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Catholic Teaching

Respuesta: “Postura de jerarcas, ¿cristiana?”

Mtro. David Fernández Dávalos, S. J. Rector de la Universidad Iberoamericana Ciudad de México 1.            Mi nombre es J. Francisco Macías Calleja, católico, mexicano y egresado de la facultad de derecho de la Universidad Panamericana, campus Guadalajara. El motivo de la presente carta es externarle mis inquietudes por su columna […]

J. Francisco Macías | September 9, 2016
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Same-Sex Marriage

La racionalidad en el debate sobre el matrimonio

Hoy escuchaba un conductor de radio —Luis Cárdenas López, de Noticias MVS— criticando una columna de S.E. el Cardenal Norberto Rivera, primado de México; y explicaba cómo, la postura de la Iglesia Católica sobre los matrimonios homosexuales es perversa, discriminatoria, promotora del odio. El comunicador (evidentemente molesto) señalaba que la Iglesia excluía a los divorciados […]

J. Francisco Macías | August 16, 2016
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Africa

“I Am Cait” Gets Banned in Nigeria

  Caitlyn Jenner “I am Cait”, an American television documentary series which chronicles the life of Caitlyn Jenner after her supposed gender transition was removed by MultiChoice Nigeria from its DSTV channel 124 and GOtv channel 24. This isn’t the first time MultiChoice is reviewing its programme list to meet customers desires. Last year October, […]

Joshua Nwachukwu | June 15, 2016
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