Publications

  • “A Tale of Failed Feminism,” Fellowship of Catholic Scholars Quarterly, Vol. 28, No. 2, Summer, 2005.
  • “The Ethics of Infertility Treatment: An Upbeat Update,” Dallas Bishops Workshop Preoceedings (National Catholic Bioethics Center) 2005.
  • “NaProTechnology and the New Humanism,” Fellowship of Catholic Scholars Quarterly, Summer, 2004.
  • “NaProTechnology and the New Humanism,” in The Medical and Surgical Practice of NaProTechnology, T. W. Hilgers, Saint Paul VI Institute Press, 2004.
  • “Demythologizing the Kinsey Reports,” Catholic Answer, Vol. 18, March/April, 2004.
  • “The Wrongs of Animal Rights,” NCBC Quarterly, (Summer 2003).
  • “Oral Contraception and the Principle of Double Effect,” Ethics & Medicine, Vol 18:2 (Summer 2002): 11-22.
  • “Sex and Teen Health,” The NaProEthics Forum, January, 2002: 1-2.
  • “The Inside Story of ‘The 50 Most Beautiful,'” Fellowship of Catholic Scholars Quarterly, Summer, 2001: 8-12.
  • “Beauty Is More than Skin Deep,” Our Sunday Visitor, August 13, 2001.
  • “Ethics Guidelines for ES Cell Research,” The NaProEthics Forum, July, 2001: 4-5.
  • “The Stepchild of Teen Health,” Catholic Answer, July, 2001: 57-62.
  • “Embryos Have Inherent Humanity,” Omaha World Herald, March 4, 2001.
  • “NBAC and Embryo Ethics,” The National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly, Summer, 2001:163-187.
  • “Lessons from the Gotham Gaffe,” Catholic Answer, May/June, 2000: 36-42.
  • “Of Pillars and Spores: The Genius of Woman,” Sisters Today, March, 2000: 135-141.
  • “A Theology of Fertility Awareness for Women Religious,” Review For Religious, January, 2000: 277-85.
  • “To Be A Priestly NFP-Backer” (Grieshog and Beyond), Catholic Answers, Vol. 12, No. 6, January, 1999: 41-43, 45, 55.
  • “Contraceptive Sterilization and Professional Family Planning,” co-authored with Thomas W. Hilgers and Rev. Stephen Toracco, Linacre Quarterly. February, 1998: 19-31.
  • “Of Pillars and Spores: The Genius of Woman,” Canticle. Summer, 1998.
  • “Aquinas and Moral Virtue,” American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly. Autumn, 1997, Vol. LXXI, No. 4.
  • “Theories of Evolution and the Simple Simon Syndrome,” Linacre Quarterly. May, 1997: 78-88.
  • “The Domino Theory Revisited,” Catholic Answers. July, 1997: 32-7.
  • “Aquinas’s Doctrine of Moral Virtue and Its Significance for Theories of Facility.” The Thomist. Vol. 61, No. 2, April, 1997.
  • “But Aren’t NFP Methods Just Natural Forms of Contraception?” Academy Activity. Summer, 1996, p. 1.
  • Aquinas on the Unity of Perfect Moral Virtue and Its Significance for the Nature-Grace Question. Dissertation. Milwaukee Marquette University, 1995.
  • “Oresme, Hildegard of Bingen, and Conjugal Ethics.” New Blackfriars. September, 1995.
  • “A Rhetorical Analysis of 1 Corinthians 15.” In Directions in New Testament Methods. ed. Martin C. Albl, Paul R. Eddy and Renee Mirkes, OSF, Milwaukee: Marquette University Press, 1993, pp. 63-70.
  • “The Matthean Author’s Use of Redaction: An Exegesis of Matthew 8:18-27.” In Directions in New Testament Methods. ed. Martin Albl, Paul R. Eddy and Renee Mirkes, OSF. pp. 31-37.
  • “Uterine Isolation: A Euphemism?” Ethics and Medics. Vol. 18, No. 1, 1993.
  • “Science, Homosexuality, and the Church.” Ethics and Medics. Vol. 17, No. 6, 1992.
  • “The Rhythm Method: An Upbeat Update.” Ethics and Medics. Vol. 16, No. 7, 1991.
  • “Programmed By Our Genes?” Ethics and Medics. Vol. 16, No. 6, 1991.
  • “The Norplant Debate: A Rebuttal.” Ethics and Medics. Vol. 16, No. 4, 1991.
  • Coauthor of script and participant and facilitator manuals for the video A Matter of Life and Death: Terminal Treatment Decisions and the Church (copyright, 1990). Oblate Media and the Pope John Center.
  • “Latent Evils in a Wished-For-Good.” Ethics and Medics. Vol. 15, No. 7, 1990.
  • “Sex and Trisomy 21.” (Part II) Ethics and Medics. Vol. 15, No. 6, 1990.
  • “Sex and Trisomy 21.” (Part I) Ethics and Medics. Vol 15, No. 5, 1990.
  • “RU 486, Medical Progress, and Wisdom.” Ethics and Medics. Vol 15, No. 3, 1990.
  • Coauthor of script and facilitator and participant manuals for the educational video Of Wishes and Glass Dishes: High Tech Babies and the Church (copyright, 1989). Oblate Media and Pope John Center
  • “PAS and the Second Victim of Abortion.” (Part II) Ethics and Medics, Vol. 14, No. 12, 1989.
  • “PAS and the Second Victim of Abortion.” (Part I) Ethics and Medics, Vol. 14, No. 11, 1989
  • “Fictions, Fallacies, and Pro-Choice Rhetoric.” Ethics and Medics. Vol. 14, No. 10, 1989.
  • “Selective Termination: Doing Evil to Achieve Good?” (Part II) Ethics and Medics. Vol. 14, No. 7, 1989.
  • “Selective Termination: Doing Evil to Achieve Good?” (Part I) Ethics and Medics. Vol. 14, No. 6, 1989.
  • Euthanasia Debate.” Letter to the editor, National Catholic Register, 7 May 1989, p. 4.
  • “Abortion will remain unjust killing.” Editorial, Houston Post. 27 December 1989, p. A-17.
  • “It’s All in the Nature of Things.” Ethics and Medics. Vol. 14, No. 3, 1989.
  • “Turning On By Tuning In.” Ethics and Medics. Vol. 14, No. 1, 1989.
  • “Mama’s Baby, Papa’s Maybe.” Ethics and Medics. Vol 13, No. 10, 1988.