- Words and Contraception. Rigali, Norbert J. // America;09/23/2000, Vol. 183 Issue 8, p8
Deals with the moral and ethical aspects of contraception in relation to the Catholic Church's treatment of the term. Ethical issues about contraception; Changes with regard to the subject of onanism; Different meanings of contraception.
- Reading the Tea Leaves. Kaveny, Cathleen // Commonweal;4/12/2013, Vol. 140 Issue 7, p6
The article discusses the legal aspects of using hoasca, a sacramental tea made from a hallucinogen banned under federal law in the U.S. The author discusses the Supreme Court case Gonzales v. O Centro Espirita Benefincente Uniao do Vegetal, which is about the Religious Freedom Restoration Act...
- Fostering Authentic Love. Selmys, Melinda // Catholic Answer;May/Jun2014, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p30
The article explains the importance for couples to practice natural family planning (NFP) as a way of fostering authentic love. The gap between contraceptive practice and Catholic sexual morality is tackled. Emphasis is given on the duty of couples to use NFP in conformity with responsible...
- Paul VI was right. Flannery, Kevin; Koterski, Joseph // America;9/25/1993, Vol. 169 Issue 8, p7
Discusses the debate about the 1980 Synod of Bishops. Denver, Colorado Archbishop J. Francis Stafford's criticisms of Richard McCormick's views on the teaching of the `Humanae Vitae'; Association of marital relations to church teachings on sexuality; Negative effects of artificial birth...
- Christian versus Philosophical Natural Law Reasoning: Reply to Joseph Boyle. Dubois, James M. // Christian Bioethics: Non-ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality;Dec2008, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p310
The article presents the author's response to Joseph Boyle's reply to his article "Is Anesthesia Intrinsically Wrong? On Moral Absolutes and Natural Law Methodology," which was published in 2008. He asserts that his paper does not contest Catholic teaching on contraception because it does not...
- LETTERS. Cyper, Rudolph; Ament, Paul C.; Kiley, John A. // America;4/18/1981, Vol. 144 Issue 15, p306
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to the article "An End to the Birth Control Contrversy," by John H. Wright in the March 7, 1981 issue.
- Artificial and Fraudulent. CLOSE, FRED // America;11/30/2015, Vol. 213 Issue 17, p6
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses the Catholic Church's doctrine of "Humane Vitae," that allegedly views artificial contraception as deception and contrary to dignity.
- Contraception and Dishonesty. WEBER, LISA // America;11/30/2015, Vol. 213 Issue 17, p6
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "The Federal Mystique," by Helen AlvarÃ© in the November 9, 2015 issue.
- Catholics, Protestants, and Contraception. Nuechterlein, James // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr1999, Issue 92, p10
Discusses opposing stands of Catholics and Protestants on issue of contraception. Catholic Church's insistence that each and every conjugal act must be open to procreation; Protestants' openness on other licit method of regulating fertility; Differences within the Catholics on issue of Humanae...