November in the Liturgical Year

This is an interesting time in the liturgical year, which really corresponds to the natural year.  In the early spring, we celebrate Christ’s Resurrection at a time of year when the earth is ‘rising’ from the dead of winter and visibly bursting into new life.  By early summer, we have entered into the Season After … Continue reading November in the Liturgical Year

Answering Objections to NFP

The Church’s teachings about birth control and openness to life remain subject to much controversy, and as part of this, the concept of Natural Family Planning or NFP, which some refer to as ‘the only method of birth control approved by the Church,’ is subject to many criticisms and misgivings.  On the one hand, many … Continue reading Answering Objections to NFP