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You Will Know Them By Their Fruits

Humanae Vitae was issued on July 25, 1968, and with each passing year we see continued evidence of the truth of Blessed Pope Paul VI’s predictions in his encyclical, about what would happen if contraceptive use were to become widespread. Even those who are accustomed to dealing with the evils of the culture of death on a regular basis cannot help but be left aghast at the degradation and destruction our society has undergone over the past five decades in which the cancerous contraceptive mentality has taken root.

While the prophetic utterances of Paul VI…

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