A few of these I’m a few days late on, but in case you haven’t read
This is remarkable. 35 foster placements…. He finally got a family & a high school degree. Thousands called about him when he was on the news. But there are still more than 100,000 like him, waiting to be adopted. Where are all those who called? https://t.co/iNkAM3kF4b https://t.co/IUyUV4ViYv
— Kelly Rosati (@KellyMRosati) June 12, 2018
4. NY Post: How we can stop a ‘suicide contagion’
6. Fr. Roger Landry: Approaching the Suicide Surge with Honesty and Resolve
how contemporary society can develop a healthy ethic of interdependence. What does it mean for two lives to be intertwined? What does it mean to value the child without treating the mother as a vehicle for the child’s delivery? What does it mean to rectify systemic oppression of women in a way that doesn’t treat children as a consumer product? How can our society take women’s health and agency seriously and also maintain that the taking of innocent life should be avoided whenever possible?
9. Karen Swallow Prior: Sin Is Like Walking in Front of a Bus
Children must be able to play, study and grow in a peaceful environment. Woe to anyone who stifles their joyful impulse to hope!
— Pope Francis (@Pontifex) June 12, 2018