- We are an education and awareness organisation committed to the promotion of the culture of life.

Minister Varadkar Says Abortion Law Too Restrictive

Posted To Irish News | 17/12/2014

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said that Ireland’s constitutional restrictions on abortion are “too restrictive” and have a “chilling effect” on doctors. Speaking in the Dáil on a private members’ bill tabled by Independent TD Clare Daly, Mr Varadkar outlined his position on the eighth amendment, which recognises the equal right to life of the mother and the unborn and advocated a more liberal abortion regime.

Miss Y Wants Abortion Report Quashed

Posted To Irish News | 16/12/2014

The woman at the centre of an abortion controversy earlier this year has begun legal proceedings to quash a draft report by the Health Service Executive into how her case was handled. “Miss Y...

NI Catholic Adoption Agency Forced to Sever Church Links

Posted To Irish News | 16/12/2014

The Catholic Bishops of Northern Ireland have announced that the relationship between the Catholic Church and the adoption services provider The Family Care Society (NI) will come to an end as the ...

Second U-Turn on Surrogacy Laws after Supreme Court Decision

Posted To Irish News | 10/11/2014

The Irish government will introduce legislation on surrogacy before the end of the year according to Minister for Health Dr Leo Varadkar. The announcement comes just weeks after surrogacy proposals...

Questionnaire for 2015 Synod Revisits Controversial Topics

Posted To International News | 16/12/2014

The Vatican has released the preparatory document for the next Synod called by Pope Francis for October 2015, focused on the family. The document contains 46 questions covering much of the...

Personal Update Issue List