Category Archives: Pro life

Pray for Fr. Frank Pavone

Fr. Pavone is being placed on restriction. From the Anchoress: Father Frank Pavone, one of the country’s most visible and vocal opponents of abortion, has been suspended from active ministry outside the Diocese of Amarillo, Texas, over financial questions about … Continue reading

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Bishop Pates Responds to Des Moines Register

If you follow this blog, you might remember this post. A  colomnist for our local paper wrote an opinion piece criticizing Dowling Catholic High School for not wanting to honor a Planned Parenthood supporter and one time board member. Our … Continue reading

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The Scandal of Christians Who Support Torture

Bill Knight (of GateHouse News Service) writes, H/T Mark Shea:  A favorite Psalm sings, “You will not fear the terror of night, nor the arrow that flies by day.” But when modern “arrows” are explosives, it’s awfully difficult to be … Continue reading

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US Bishops Oppose Recommended Mandate for Birth Control, Sterilization in Private Health Plans

Earlier this week, I posted on the proposed recommendation to the US Department of Health and Human services. The USCCB has issued a statement. WASHINGTON—Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, chairman of the Committee on Pro-Life Activities of the United States … Continue reading

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Dublin Pro Life Rally Draws 8,000 Protestors

Dublin, Ireland, Jul 7, 2011 / 06:22 am (CNA).- Thousands of people attended a large pro-life rally in Dublin to oppose attempts to force abortion on Ireland by changing its laws. Organizers said the July 2 “All Ireland Rally for … Continue reading

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Pro Amnesty Equals Pro Abortion?

File this under more Catholic Than the Pope (H/T New Advent). From the Catholic Key Blog: John Zmirak had a post yesterday at the new Crisis Magazine equating amnesty for illegal aliens with abortion, in so far as it can … Continue reading

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A Powerful Pro Life Testimony

Calah Alexander, of Barefoot and Pregnant has a powerful post up, What a Woman in Crisis Really Needs.   H/T Creative Minority Report Amidst the debates swirling around about defunding Planned Parenthood, some oft-repeated catch phrases are being tossed around like word … Continue reading

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