Fall 2015 - Episode 6: IVF: The Rest Of The Story
In-vitro fertilization is being widely practiced today and yes even among Mass attending Catholics. In this episode we will hear from John Haas from the National Catholic Bioethics Center and learn about the ethics behind this procedure and the harmful effects it can have on women.

John M. Haas, Ph.D., S.T.L., K.M., President, National Catholic Bioethics Center

Janet's Homework Assignment:

Read Recall Abortion By Janet Morana, Chapter Four, "Children Made To Order"

Watch the DVD “Voices in the Desert” a documentary about Dr. Thomas Hilgers and the Pope Paul VI Institute.

Read the document Donum Vitae

Visit our homepage and sign up for the Catholic View for Women monthly e-letter

Discussion Questions:

How can we support and encourage a friend facing the cross of infertility?

What can we do to promote the important role of spiritual motherhood?


Extreme Makeover
God's Bucket List: Heaven's Surefire Way to Happiness in this Life and Beyond

by Teresa Tomeo

Examines what God wants for each of us: mercy, fruitfulness, fellowship, and peace, just to name a few, and explains what the Christian faith teaches about these gifts and how we can begin to achieve and cross out, one by one, the items on that heavenly list. God's Bucket List is published by Random House/Image Books.

Recall Abortion: Ending the Abortion Industry's Exploitation of Women

by Janet Morana

Janet Morana exposes the myriad ways abortion exploits women, and calls for a National recall of this deadly procedure.  Published by Saint Benedict Press.

Sign the petition to recall abortion.
The Kitchen Madonna The Kitchen Madonna:
Patroness of The Catholic View for Women

Mary was not only Jesus' Mother, but also a housewife. Her utensils are earthly and heavenly symbols. The key represents the safety in the house and also the way into heaven. The kettle symbolizes nourishment for body and soul. The broom represents cleanliness in the home and in thoughts and deeds. 
Available from EWTN Religious Catalogue

Available in Resin and Bronze

The Magnificat

Magnificat is a lavishly printed, easy-to-read pocket-sized worship aid, of more than 400 pages.

Magnificat can be used to follow the daily Mass and can also be read at home for personal or family prayer.
Available at Magnificat
Consider praying the Divine Office on a daily basis. 
The Divine Office provides psalms and prayers to be prayed at different times of the day. 
See www.divineoffice.org.