A couple of weeks ago, a memorial Mass for Michael was held here in Birmingham at the Cathedral. The bishop presided and offered a very nice, even charming homily in which he first focused on the Scripture readings of the day, and then turned to Michael, whom he remembered, among other things, as one who […]
…there is no ethical value to this mawkish fetishisation of the foetus. The time limit "debate" is not a debate – it doesn’t have the transparency or frankness to warrant the name. To anyone who wants to peddle an anti-abortion position, well, bring it on – let’s have that conversation, openly. But let’s stop asking questions about time limits, and stop answering them.