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Sistas Weekly No. 2

Welcome to the recap of the Catholic Sistas blog for the week of September 3 – September 8! Hopefully you will find this new feature aRead more »

I’m So Pleased to Have Been Wrong – Cardinal Dolan’s Benediction

I’ll have to be honest about my skepticism when it was announced that Cardinal Dolan would subject himself to rubbing shoulders with theRead more »

New Report: What Catholic Women Think About Faith, Conscience, and Contraception

3,2,1…Get ready to talk numbers.   Remember last February when the Catholic Sistas conducted their own informal survey inRead more »

Holding Fast to My Feminine Dignity

For millions of women, fertility is inextricably linked to pain—painful menses, painful intercourse, and of course, painful childbirth.Read more »

Charting is For Faithless Sissies

Gregor Mendel – Father of Genetics, Meticulous Catholic Charter, and Faithless Sissy I’ve had it. I’m tired of all thisRead more »

Shouting from the Rooftops!

In case you haven’t heard, the subject of birth control has been in the news lately. Before I get in to this post, I’m going to add aRead more »

NFP Is Just the Beginning

During my early years as a Catholic, I worked primarily in the natural family planning (NFP) ministry, as a teacher and eventually as aRead more »

The Man With a PLAN…

Keeping with Natural Family Planning Week, I would like to share my experience with NFP. Years ago, right before I got married, myRead more »

Celebrating Womanhood Catholic Church Style

I’m so tired of hearing how the Church doesn’t respect women, how the Church oppresses women, how the Church doesn’t want women inRead more »

Giving Up (Birth) Control

In a world where we are able to control everything from the temperature of our water to our exact shade of blonde, it is no wonder thatRead more »

Birthday Bash

Yesterday was my 31st birthday. Today is my mom’s birthday (I’ll let her tell you how many years ;-)). Two days from now isRead more »

A War of Words: the HHS Mandate

  Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you’ve heard about the controversy with the HHS Mandate and the CatholicRead more »

Religious Freedom Rally: Silence Makes Us An Accessory to Sin

Rally for Religious Freedom, Lexington, KY; Photo courtesy of Cindy Olson (c) 2012 On Friday June 8, 2012 cities all across the countryRead more »

164 cities Stand Up for Religious Freedom

Over 160 cities, nationwide, joined in a concerted effort spearheaded by Eric Scheidler and Pro-Life Action League. The subject of theRead more »

Oh, Obama…

…when will you understand simple logic? I’d like to respond by saying, “No, you can’t deny citizens of theirRead more »

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