There is a close link between abortion and contraception. Natural Family Planning, furthermore, provides a solution to both. The Encyclical Humanae Vitae has been and will remain a prophetic voice in the Church bearing witness to these truths. Pope John Paul II's Evangelium Vitae likewise explains the connection between abortion and contraception as "fruits of the same tree."This is an excellent initiative and we must find some ways to follow this lead in England.
Monday, 23 July 2007
Humanae Vitae 40th anniversary
Priests for Life in the US have announced a year-long preparation for the 40th anniversary of Humanae Vitae. The website notes: