PA Pro-Lifers should follow Oklahoma not Rand Paul

The Oklahoma State legislature has just passed a bill that will effectively end legalized abortion in their state.  I urge you to read the report at lifenews.com.  The report says in part, “A bill headed to Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin’s desk this week would strip abortionists of their medical licenses and basically ban abortions in the state.”                 The report also states,

With no discussion or debate, the Senate voted 33-12 Thursday for the bill by Republican Sen. Nathan Dahm. A handful of Republicans joined with Democrats in voting against the bill, which now heads to Gov. Mary Fallin, an anti-abortion Republican.”    

Assuming Governor Fallin signs the bill into law,  The State of Oklahoma will have nullified the accepted force of law of Roe v. Wade, within the State.  Of course, fedgov will try to say Oklahoma can’t nullify Roe v. Wade but that is false.  Every State in the Union has the legal authority to nullify Roe v. Wade, which is a court decision and Constitutionally  has no force of law. Continue reading

Today is Ascension Thursday AND a National Day of Prayer

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…while they looked on, he was raised up: and a cloud received him out of their sight. ~ Acts 1:9

We celebrate Ascension Thursday today…which is the day that Jesus ascended into heaven, 40 days after Easter. We celebrate this feast not so much for the historical event but for its theological significance. Jesus was lifted up to Heaven to make us sharers in his divinity.

On the day of His ascension, Jesus sent His Apostles back to Jerusalem to pray for nine days that they might be ready to receive the Holy Spirit. This in fact was the first Novena instituted by Christ himself!  Continue reading