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  • The Perils of Sperm Donation 2.0

    The Perils of Sperm Donation 2.0

    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.

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  • Re-tweeting, Liking, and Sharing the Good News

    Re-tweeting, Liking, and Sharing the Good News

    Pope Francis is relying on “a modern medium for an ancient Church” to accomplish one of the most important goals of his papacy: Creating a culture of dialogue and encounter. Twitter and other forms of social media is not without its troubles or temptations, but they can be used to help spread the the Church’s message of mercy.

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  • Good news! Faith motivates Kickstarter for newspaper to print hopeful headlines

    Good news! Faith motivates Kickstarter for newspaper to print hopeful headlines

    Many people bemoan the state of newspapers and all of the bad news they deliver on a daily basis. Social media has become a place to scream opinions about the day’s headlines for some, and that leads many to give up home. But Branden Harvey used Kickstarter to begin a newspaper focused on good news.

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