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    The Fallacies of The Church of Almighty God (a Chinese religious movement)

    The Church of Almighty God (CAG) is a controversial religious group that emerged in China in the 1990s. It is very active on the web, with thousands of accounts that appear to appear as Catholics or Protestants to approach the most inexperienced faithful.Typical are the religious images in a naive style (similar to those of […] More

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    Cannabis Use and Risk for Substance Use Disorders and Mood or Anxiety Disorders.

    it has become increasingly important to obtain longitudinal data to clarify the relationship between cannabis use and subsequent psychiatric disorders. JAMA. 2017 Mar 14;317(10):1070-1071. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.19706. Cannabis Use and Risk for Substance Use Disorders and Mood or Anxiety Disorders. Hill KP1. Author information 1 Substance Abuse Consultation Service, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts2Division of Alcohol […] More

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    Is Egg “Donation” and Surrogacy the Newest Form of Human Trafficking?

    I’m in Spain at the time of this writing, where I have been invited to speak on the topic of “Reproductive Exploitation.” One of the slides in my talk made the claim that reproductive exploitation is the newest form of human trafficking. Another speaker at the conference, an attorney, disagreed with my claim. This attorney […] More

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    Consequences of Redefining Marriage

    Here are a few real-life examples that have occurred recently: • The City of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, ordered Christian ministers to perform same-sex weddings under pain of 180 days’ imprisonment for each day the ceremony is not performed and fines of $1000 per day; some British MPs have threatened to remove the marriage licenses from […] More

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    I believe in prayer (Father Andrea Gasparino)

    I believe that prayer is not everything, but that everything must begin with prayer: because human intelligence is too short and man’s will is too weak; because the man who acts without God never gives the best of himself. I believe that Jesus Christ, by giving us the “Our Father” wanted to teach us that […] More

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    The Dormition of the Mother of God (Saint John Paul II)

    Mary and the human drama of death 1. Concerning the end of Mary’s earthly life, the Council uses the terms of the Bull defining the dogma of the Assumption and states: “The Immaculate Virgin, preserved free from all stain of original sin, was taken up body and soul into heavenly glory, when her earthly life […] More

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