Thank you! It is an honor and a joy to be with you this morning.
Especially do I savor this chance to salute a towering prophet in our beloved nation’s pursuit of the civil rights of the baby in the womb, John Cardinal O’Connor, after whom this lecture is entitled.
Just last Monday we celebrated his 99th birthday, but he remains ever-young and timeless in so many souls, especially for his daring pro-life witness.
On the sidewalks of New York to this day will I encounter women and…