When is being right actually wrong, and can we be wrong to be right? If you’re confused, you’re not alone. It’s just flat out hard to tell which end is up in this complicated world of ours. Even theologians get it wrong sometimes, and that’s their full time job. Fortunately, we have the Commandments, the Catechism, and the constant teaching of the Magisterium to help us find the “straight and narrow path” that leads to life. (cf. Matthew 7:13-14)
Some friends and I were discussing the recent videos made by Lila Rose and her group Live Action which uncover Planned Parenthood’s failure to report illegal sex trafficking of minors, among other things. This has led to a big media splash in various places, and has led many to renew the call for the Government to defund Planned Parenthood, which takes in roughly a third of its operating budget using public dollars numbering in the millions. Defunding an organization that primarily exists to perform abortions is certainly something I can support.
What makes me uneasy is the Live Action videos themselves.
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