Theology of the Old Body

Theology of the Old Body - by Janet E. Smith

Since 2012 Prof. Janet E. Smith has been caring for her mother who has dementia, a time of enormous growth in patience and also admiration – for each other.

With her usual wit, humor, and insight, Prof. Smith shares her anecdotes about herself, BAD (Beleaguered Aging Daughter), and her mother, BAM (Beloved Aged Mother) as they face the challenges of living with, and caring for someone whose world narrows every day. Share in the journey as you discover anew the joy that is found in valuing the dignity of the person with dementia and how fully human they remain through every stage of the illness.

“This time with my mother has been profoundly illuminative of how God cares for those he loves.”
– Prof. Janet E. Smith

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Bulk pricing for Contraception: Why Not:

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Contraception: Why Not – 3rd Edition – Cracking the Contraceptive Myths

Since the introduction of the Pill in 1960 contraception has been touted in our culture as a magic potion leading to greater freedom for men and women, stronger marriages, and fewer teenage pregnancies and abortions. Moral theologian Janet E. Smith uses updated statistics, decades of research, keen intellect and her sharp wit to expose the true crippling effect that our contraceptive culture has had on our relationships, our families, our culture, and our physical and mental health

“Janet’s Contraception: Why Not presentation has become the resource for anyone truly interested in learning the full story of the fall-out from a sex crazed culture. While the world falsely and dangerously tries to equate so called “sexual health” with sexual license, Janet’s work is the voice of reason backed by solid and extensive scientific research, common sense, and sound Catholic teaching.”

Teresa Tomeo
Syndicated Catholic Talk Show Host
Best Selling Catholic Author

Here are few of the NEW highlights from the 3rd Edition:

  • Updated statistics
  • Extended information on Natural Family Planning
  • Information on Supreme Court decisions on abortion/contraception connections
  • Information on the positive effects of abstinence education and seminary teaching against contraception
  • Evidence for stronger adverse effects of contraception on women’s health
  • Shows more correlation between contraception and divorce
  • Shows more correlation between multiple partners and divorce
  • Addresses weakness of HHS contraceptive mandate
  • Updated information on lawsuits against the manufacturers of harmful contraceptives.

Bulk pricing is available for free distribution!

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1-9 CDs $4.95 eachRetail Price
10-49 CDs $2.95 eachBulk Rate
50-99 CDs $1.45 eachBulk Rate
100+ CDs $1.25 eachBulk Rate

Contraception: Why Not – Classic Edition

Contraception is such an accepted fixture in our culture and medical practice that a serious challenge is indeed rare. In this Classic Edition of Contraception: Why Not, Professor Smith provokes her audience to give serious consideration to questions regarding the relationship between contraception, divorce, abortion, poverty, and other social ills. She presents compelling evidence that couples who accept children as a gift from God and who use natural family planning if needed, have happier marriages with dramatically lower divorce rates than the general population. The ground-breaking message in Contraception: Why Not has captivated audiences on national and international levels. This original version has been distributed to over 1 million people worldwide since it was recorded in 1993.

Add this presentation to the list of must sees for married couples, those considering marriage, their counselors, priests, seminarians and physicians!

Anticoncepcion: Por Que No

In this ground-breaking presentation by moral theologian Janet E. Smith, Dr. Smith reveals the devastating effects of The Pill on modern society. Touted as a magic potion leading to greater freedom for men and women, stronger marriages, and fewer teenage pregnancies’, contraception has instead been a social disaster. Since the introduction of The Pill in the 1950s, divorces have skyrocketed, more than 40% of children are born out of wedlock, and babies are seen more as a burden than a blessing. In this provocative presentation, Dr. Smith uses updated statistics, decades of research, keen intellect and her sharp wit to exposes the crippling effect that our contraceptive culture has had on our relationships, our families, and our physical and mental health. She proposes that the Church’s teaching on sexuality and natural family planning is the antidote to our culture’s depravity.

Anticoncepsion: Por Que No – Clasica Ediccion

Contraception is such an accepted fixture in our culture and medical practice that a serious challenge is indeed rare. In this Spanish version of Contraception: Why Not – Classic Edition, Professor Smith provokes her audience to give serious consideration to questions regarding the relationship between contraception, divorce, abortion, poverty, and other social ills. She presents compelling evidence that couples who accept children as a gift from God and who use natural family planning if needed, have happier marriages with dramatically lower divorce rates than the general population. The ground-breaking message in Contraception: Why Not has captivated audiences on national and international levels. This original version has been distributed to over 1 million people worldwide since it was recorded in 1993.

Add this presentation to the list of must sees for married couples, those considering marriage, their counselors, priests, seminarians and physicians!

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