Thirty years ago next week the world’s first IVF baby was born in Britain. That was a whole generation ago. Now married, Louise Brown has a naturally-conceived child of her own and 4 million more babies have been born through IVF. So July 25, 1978 was a landmark day in our relationship with technology: the natural process of creating life through love (ideally, at least) was challenged by one which assembled life for a profit…(Source)
I noticed that the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops or even their pro-life department, COLF, decided not to issue any statement concerning the 40th anniversary of Humanae Vitae last Friday (July 25).
That’s quite sad and typical.
But as we see above, the Devil is always commemorating the day in some fashion with his own celebrations.