Return of the Prodigal Son by Pompeo Batoni - 1773

Evolution for the Catholic Student

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Monday, June 11, 2012

Link - Dreams for our Daughters

Link – Dreams for our Daughters

One of the many casualties of the HHS mandate war between the Obama administration and people of Faith is an understanding of what Blessed Pope John Paul II may have called the “Feminine Genius.”  It is not just the Constitution that is being trampled, but a proper understanding of the nature and beauty of sexuality.  It is true that generally speaking, this has been lost a long time ago in our culture, and the nature of the current debate is in many ways a symptom of that.  But the dignity of women, particularly with regard to the role they play in transmitting life, has been taking a particularly hard beating lately.

This is a teachable moment for the Church.  At the link below, Denise Hunnell approaches the issues surrounding the HHS debate with a more comprehensive approach that tries to restore the dignity that the Administration seems to want to deny women, and to appreciate the “Feminine Genius.”