• English, Welsh bishops raise concerns over rise of gender ideology

    English, Welsh bishops raise concerns over rise of gender ideology

    • Apr 23, 2018

    The bishops of England and Wales have raised concerns over the rise of gender ideology, saying it is creating confusion among people about the truth of human nature.

  • Bishop says efforts to change God-given sexual identity are “deeply troubling”

    Bishop says efforts to change God-given sexual identity are “deeply troubling”

    • Feb 9, 2018

    In December, Bishop James D. Conley of Lincoln, Nebraska, chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Subcommittee for the Promotion and Defense of Marriage and three other Catholic bishops joined several other religious leaders in signing an open letter titled “Created Male and Female” about the inherent beauty and dignity of God-given sexual identity.

  • ‘No science’ behind transgender therapy for kids, doctors warn

    ‘No science’ behind transgender therapy for kids, doctors warn

    • Oct 16, 2017

    Gender dysphoria is a psychological condition in which a person’s experience of the psychological and cultural associations of their gender differ greatly from their biological sex. Dr. Paul Hruz, emphasizing the importance of rooting medical practices in science rather than ideology, says no randomized controlled trials have shown that puberty blockers and cross-sex hormones are the best treatments for children with the condition.

  • The Perils of Sperm Donation 2.0

    The Perils of Sperm Donation 2.0

    • Apr 30, 2017

    There has been an explosion of new ways to donate and acquire sperm for artificial insemination. Particularly in the age of social media, conceiving children has become a business. Resisting this throwaway culture, the Church proposes a positive view of procreation’s connection to sexuality which understands children to be a gift, not something that we should have the freedom to purchase in a market.