Caroline Farrow

Author profile: Caroline Farrow is a weekly columnist for the Catholic Universe newspaper in the UK and Ireland,  a media speaker with Catholic Voices and a freelance writer, speaking and writing on issues surrounding religion, bio-ethics and feminism.  She lives in Brighton with her husband Robin a former vicar who is in the process of seeking ordaination into the Catholic priesthood and is the mother of four girls. She blogs at http://www.carolinefarrow.com



The disturbing questions raised by the fate of baby Elsie
15 Nov 2017 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: same-sex adoption
Why were a gay couple preferred to a grandmother as adoptive parents?


NY Times recycles tales from the crypt
3 Nov 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: Catholic Church, Ireland, Tuam
Three years ago a mystery about burials at an old Irish Catholic orphanage was front page news. The Times has exhumed it.


Playboy was dedicated to replacing the faithful married man with a rakish figure
29 Sep 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: pornography, sexual revolution
Hugh Hefner can’t be blamed for internet porn, but that doesn’t make his career harmless.


Facts of Irish infants’ burial remain uncertain, despite outrage
6 Mar 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: Catholic Church, Ireland abortion law, Mother and Baby Homes in Ireland
A commission's report, however, fuels a different campaign.


Just another member of the patriarchy
18 Nov 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, commitment, extra-marital birth
One ambivalent young man is no match for the abortion merchants.


Let’s get this straight. A man cannot give birth.
2 Oct 2015 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: childbirth, transgenderism
And that, dear reader, is not a transphobic statement.


Stop at three? That’s not what the Pope said
27 Jan 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: birth control, Pope Francis, responsible parenthood
A remark to journalists about "rabbits" concerned responsible parenthood, not numbers.


There’s something very familiar about the UK dying debate
4 Aug 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, euthanasia, UK
Lords and celebrities endorse choice, others find they have little.


“I was jeered and spat at for defending marriage”
8 Apr 2014 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: freedom of speech, same-sex marriage
At a BBC Question Time on gay marriage, the wrong answers met with alarming hostility.


Equal but different: what the UN and feminism still don’t get
6 Mar 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: motherhood, United Nations, women's rights
Another International Women's Day, another pleasing soundbite about equality.


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