Daily Archives: March 10, 2009

Speaker at Gregorian University Evolution Conference says What I’ve Always said

Namely, that the process of creation in Genesis looks strikingly similar to the process of evolution. For all the talk of “Intelligent Design” not being discussed at this “Vatican” conference, this stuff sure sounds like what most people consider “intelligent design”.

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Levada calls Dawkins’ views "absurd"

William Cardinal Levada, Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith, has called the views of atheists like Richard Dawkins “absurd.” Namely, he says, there is nothing in the theory of evolution that specifically disproves the existence of God.

Women who conceive within a month of the pill are more likely to have premature and/or underweight babies

University of Ottowa researchers have found that women who conceive within a month of taking the Pill are more likely to have low birthweight or premature babies.

And women who take contraceptive “shots” are more likely than other women to become obese, say researchers at University of Texas.

Natural Law. Learn it.

Religion down in America

I’ve long said we have an overabundance of fake Catholics in this country, and people seem to be tiring of the lie. According to the American Religious Identification Study, almost twice as many Americans today say they identify with no religion as did 20 years ago.

Catholicism has gained 11 million adherents in the US (mostly through immigration), “but its share of the population fell by about a percentage point” since 1990.

More significant is that Mainline Protestant denominations are hemorraging members.