A View of Abortion, with Something to Offend Everybody

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19 weeks gestation

In 1981 the Catholic physician turned novelist, Walker Percy, wrote a letter to the editors of The New York Times on the subject of abortion, which he calls a “Galileo trial in reverse”. Today is the anniversary of Roe vs. Wade. Read it here: A View of Abortion, with Something to Offend Everybody (Above a photo of a fetus at nineteen weeks gestation.)

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TCC Radio: Faith Fired by Literature | On Being

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On “Speaking of Faith” with Krista Tippett, the author Paul Elie speaks about the life and work of three great Catholic authors Dorothy DayFlannery O’Connor, and Thomas Merton,  Listen to the program here: Faith Fired By Literature

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