It’s a wonderful Life

By fr Maurice Colgan OP In the film ‘It’s a wonderful life’, Clarence the angel states that “Each man’s life touches so many other lives. When he isn’t around he leaves an awful hole”. One tragedy of abortion are the millions of lives lost that had the capacity of...
Divine Mercy in my Soul

Divine Mercy in my Soul

I carried the pain of an abortion for many years. I was born into a large family of 17 children, so my mother was very pro-life. When I was 19 years old I went to work in the U.K. Away from the constraints of family, I got carried away in the heady social life in...
A wound to the soul

A wound to the soul

The result of the abortion referendum was a wound to the soul, and the complicity of the people in removing all protection from helpless babies is a dark stain on our nation. We have lost something precious and beautiful and we are broken-hearted. It felt like an...