Pia de Solenni

April 23, 2014

JP2 on the New Feminism: Be Not Afraid.

  The picture to the right (not the one above obviously) was taken early in the morning on November 9, 2001, the day after I received
March 17, 2014

2 Essential Lenten Resolutions

Ok, at this point in Lent, our resolutions are not unlike our New Year’s resolutions. We start out with good intentions and, well, you know the
February 13, 2014

No Discussion, Please. We Want Diversity.

The Catholic Church in Poland has come under attack for apparently challenging “gender workshops,” a type of sex-ed class in the schools that present children with
September 7, 2013

Why We’re Praying And Fasting Today

Because these people need help and it’s not clear that a military intervention will help them. In fact, it’s pretty well understood that the most vulnerable
August 30, 2013

Kiss This Man!

It’s what a friend of mine in college would say when she wanted to make a point. Yes, random. But I thought of it as a
May 30, 2013

A Week In The Life: Four Scenes That Make Sense Of It All

Several years ago, my husband was at a dinner with a CNN executive. The inevitable and predictable question arose: “Why do news outlets run so much
May 17, 2013

There are Kermit Gosnells everywhere and they can be brought to justice.

When the Philadelphia Grand Jury submitted its report on Gosnell’s clinic, most pro-life activists and leaders thought that there were less than five doctors nationwide who performed late-term
May 9, 2013

Mother’s Day: Gender Matters

Read more here.
April 25, 2013

Just what is the Catholic teaching on guns & gun control?

Although there was a time when the old men at a local gun club used to flatter my dad by telling him that I was a