As Socon or Bust readers are now well aware, the Development & Peace abortion juggernaut is continuing unchecked, as its pro-abortion partners in the Global South ramp up their war against the unborn and the family. Sadly, while the bishops of this country preach and exhort us to stand up for life, their scandalous actions and witness tell another story. The last official communication from the bishops has been to promise to get back to us in October at the bishops’ next plenary assembly in Cornwall. Between now and then, of course, there will be another Lenten collection to help fund abortion advocacy in the Global South. In your parish donation box, you’ll notice an envelope ear-marked for your Development & Peace donation. My parish’s D&P envelope is yellow and looks like this:
This year our parish collection date is March 21, but each parish chooses its own Lenten collection date for Development & Peace.
In order to signal our solidarity with the unborn and rejection of the scandalous witness of Development & Peace, consider printing this page, cutting out the picture here below and inserting it into the Development & Peace envelope at collection time.
In lieu of your Lenten offering going to Development & Peace, consider sending it to one of the following development and aid charities instead: