Tag Archives: Fathers

Helping Men Be Fathers

By Mary McClusky Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post at Life Issues Forum, a bi-weekly column by Pro-Life Secretariat staff addressing the latest issues on the culture of life. Many will offer reflections as we

“A Child’s future is worth every sacrifice”

By Dave Andrusko Originally when I first wrote this story, my intention was that it would be a short post. But the more I thought about “My dad’s story: Dream for My Child,” which is also dubbed

Dads essential in restoring a Culture of Life

By Paul Stark Abortion isn’t only a women’s issue. Here are three ways that fatherhood and abortion intersect. (1) The importance of supportive fathers. According to the Guttmacher Institute, half of women having abortions say (as a

Men, Father’s Day, and Abortion

Editor’s note. This Sunday is Father’s Day. For many men who have been a party to an abortion, this will be a grim reminder of obligations shirked and lives lost. This editorial appeared in the June digital

Dads Need a Life-Giving Voice in Crisis Pregnancies

By Tammy R. Shewfelt For years, our culture has promoted a not-so-positive definition of a man, father and husband. The crucial role of men in society and the family has been sidelined for many reasons. Whether men

“A Child’s future is worth every sacrifice”

By Dave Andrusko This was to be a short post which expanded as I thought more and more about “My dad’s story: Dream for My Child,” which is also dubbed “My Dad’s A Liar! (A Child’s Future

Thoughts from a Dad as Father’s Day approaches

  Editor’s note. This Sunday is Father’s Day. We’ve run posts for almost two weeks in anticipation. We’ve talked mostly about Men and Abortion but also about dads stepping up and doing the right thing. Happy Father’s

NCIS’s Detective Deeks: Son’s birth was “insanely beautiful” experience

By Kristi Burton Brown “I’ve been a part of some pretty incredible experiences in my life, but I’ve never been a part of something so surreal, so life affirming and so insanely beautiful as watching my son

Obama Misses Deadly Irony of Writing, ‘We Need Fathers To Step Up’

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. Father’s Day is this Sunday. I’m posting some stories about Father’s Day, men, and abortion—one yesterday and two today. This first ran in 2009, the day after Father’s Day. A friend was