“It cannot be too often repeated that what destroyed the Family in the modern world was Capitalism.” – G.K. Chesterton
The housing charity Shelter reports that at least 320,000 people are recorded as homeless in the UK.
This shocking figure is a greater number of people than the population of cities like Nottingham, Portsmouth, Plymouth, Sunderland, Southampton or Norwich.
Shelter reports that this is a 4% increase on the homeless figures for last year; a rise of 13,000 people., or 36 new people becoming homeless every single day.
“Hungary’s ever increasing support for families by the government is creating an environment where marriages and families are flourishing and abortion numbers are dropping, one of the country’s ministers advised a recent international conference on life and family.
The support has caused abortion numbers to plunge by more than a third of what they were in 2010 (40,449 to 28,500). It has also caused a plunge in the number of divorces (23,873 in 2010 to 18,600 in 2017) and a surge in the number of marriages (35,520 in 2010 to 50,600 in 2017).
‘A precondition of the medium and long-term social development and the sustainability of Hungary is a lasting turn in demographic trends,’ Katalin Novàk, Hungarian Minister of State for the Family, Youth and International Affairs, said.
‘The objective can be achieved with a stable, complex, targeted and flexible family policy that is capable of adapting to changing needs and conditions,’ she added.”
Prayer vigils and protests for Alfie Evans have been taking place all over the world wherever Catholics are found.
‘The Attack on the Family and the European Response’……. buy it, read it, understand it, and act upon it!
Outside his family and friends in Liverpool, no-one has fought harder for Alfie than Catholic groups in Poland, and Polish Catholics in Britain.