'We couldn't believe it' – Unresponsive baby wakes after miraculous touch

Stephen and Amy Smith became parents for the fourth time on December 17, 2014. Their daughter, Poppy, was born at 29-weeks-gestation and weighed only two pounds. Poppy spent the first three months of her life in the neonatal ward, where doctors warned her development could be delayed. They said she may never learn to walk… Continue reading 'We couldn't believe it' – Unresponsive baby wakes after miraculous touch

Desperate, hopeless mother-to-be receives miracle after praying novena to St. Joseph and St. Gerard

Jennifer Snowden, a cast member of Bravo’s reality show “Southern Charm,” has opened up about her faith, her son and her refusal to give under her doctor’s pressure to abort the tiniest love of her life. During a routine scan, Snowden learned her unborn child had a rare neural tube defect. He was diagnosed with… Continue reading Desperate, hopeless mother-to-be receives miracle after praying novena to St. Joseph and St. Gerard

'It's the grace of God' – Baby miraculously recovers after being shot in chest while IN THE WOMB

Vanessa Sims was 8-months-pregnant when she decided to walk the dangerous streets of East Baltimore at night to satisfy a pregnancy craving of fried rice. Little did she know the short walk would end in a hail of bullets, one of which cracked her spine and another puncturing her precious unborn child. “That was so… Continue reading 'It's the grace of God' – Baby miraculously recovers after being shot in chest while IN THE WOMB

St. Nicholas protects 30-day-old baby discovered beneath rubble of building

Russian air strikes in Syria have killed over 3,800 innocent civilians but one little girl was dramatically rescued from beneath a would-be cement grave of rubble. Volunteers have been sifting through debris to save who they could after Russia’s latest air strikes in Idlib on Thursday. With help from St. Nicholas, volunteer rescuer Abu Kifah… Continue reading St. Nicholas protects 30-day-old baby discovered beneath rubble of building

God, Sex, and Babies (What the Church Really Teaches about Responsible Parenthood)

In my experience sharing Catholic teaching on marital love and sexuality around the world, one thing is certain: Confusion reigns regarding Church teaching on responsible parenthood. Perhaps the main problem is the failure to grasp the profound distinction between contraception and periodic abstinence (or “natural family planning”). While contraception is never compatible with an authentic… Continue reading God, Sex, and Babies (What the Church Really Teaches about Responsible Parenthood)