Love Life, Live Life, and Honor Terri Schiavo

ChelseaDisabled, Euthanasia, Pro Life, Right to LifeLeave a Comment

Yesterday marked two years since Terri Schiavo was starved to death (I know, I’m really up on things, huh?) for having a life not worthy of living. I got very personally involved with the Schiavo case in my own little corner of the world. I don’t know how many emails I sent out during the entire horrific ordeal urging people … Read More

Thinking Vegetables

ChelseaDisabled, Euthanasia, Pro Life, Right to LifeLeave a Comment

This is scary and should make us seriously think about what we are doing or have done to people in these situation, like Terri Schiavo. Brain scans can only tell so much and doctors are not mind readers. Unless the person is completely brain dead (i.e. a ventilator is literally the only thing keeping them alive) then the best bet … Read More

Bobby Schindler Endorses Brownback

ChelseaDisabled, Euthanasia, Politics, Pro Life, Right to Life3 Comments

ALEXANDRIA , Va. – U.S. Senator Sam Brownback received an endorsement today from Bobby Schindler, the brother of the late Terri Schiavo. Schiavo died nearly two years ago from starvation and dehydration after a court mandated the removal of her feeding tube, sparking a nationwide bipartisan effort to save her life. “My family will never forget Sam Brownback’s valiant efforts … Read More

Life is Worth LIVING!!

ChelseaEuthanasia, Right to Life, Suffering1 Comment

The National Catholic Register has an article about the Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada’s recommendation that all pregnant women be tested for “chromosomal abnormality.” This is their equivalence to the American OBGYN’s similar suggestion, only the Americans specifically mentioned “Down Syndrome” as the target. The article’s line that pro-life groups say, “it is hostile to people with Down … Read More

Pope Speaks About Life Issues

ChelseaAbortion, Euthanasia, Family, Marriage, Pro Life, Religion, Right to LifeLeave a Comment

Before praying the Angelus yesterday, Pope Benedict said a few words about abortion, euthanasia and the family: “Life is the work of God, and should not be denied to anyone, not even the smallest and defenseless unborn child, especially not when affected by grave disabilities…I urge you not to fall into the deception of thinking that one can dispose of … Read More

Lives Not Worth Living

ChelseaDisabled, Embryo Screening, Euthanasia, Suffering1 Comment

I have seen two articles in recent weeks about doctors in Europe who want the door opened to “baby euthenasia” for severely handicapped babies. Apparently the problem is that scientific advancements have been made that are actually prolonging the lives of children once considered “terminal.” The Church of England has even given its blessing to this barbaric act. This is … Read More