Articles on this issue "abortion"
Florida Diocese Expands Ministry
This report is contributed by Kevin Burke, MSS -- Donna Gardner is the coordinator of the Rachel’s Vineyard post-abortion healing retreats for Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Palm Beach, …read more
Here is the homily given Sunday byArchbishop Eamon Martinof Armagh,Primate of All Ireland,at the annual Padre Pio pilgrimage to the National Marian Shrine of Knock. * * * Mother of Sorrows - …read more
Presiding over vespers this evening with bishops, priests and religious of Cuba, Pope Francis praised those who care for people rejected by society, such as the disabled, and lamented that …read more
Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, has called on all people of faith who believe in the sanctity of life to urge their priests and pastors to take advantage of Office …read more
"Planned Parenthood has been involved for many years in performing abortions on underage, sexually abused girls and letting their rapists go free, many times to go on abusing the same girl or other children"
The legal group Alliance Defending Freedom last week released a 13-page report detailing cases when Planned Parenthood has been accused of failing to report sexual abuse. The report is part …read more
"Those who violate [God’s] laws not only offend the divine majesty and degrade themselves and humanity, they also sap the vitality of the political community of which they are members"
The cardinal archbishop of Houston last week released a statement calling for formal federal and local investigations intoPlanned Parenthood. The cardinal's call comesin the wake of the …read more
"His words acknowledge the reality of God’s abiding mercy in the Sacrament of Penance, and that God welcomes all with open arms"
Cardinal Seán P. O’Malley, archbishop of Boston and chairman of the Committee on Pro-Life Activities of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), responded September 1 to Pope Francis’ …read more
"... it makes no rational sense—indeed, no sense whatsoever—to deny March [for] Life that same respect ..."
This report is contributed by Marissa Poulson of Alliance Defending Freedom: --- A federal court has rightly ruled in favor of March for Life in the case ofMarch for Life v. Burwell, finding …read more
Considers Probable Violation of 5 Federal Laws
Americans United for Life, a group dedicated to working through law to bring the end of abortion, has compiled a legal response to Planned Parenthood based on the series of videos released in …read more
Nationwide #DefundPP Events Respond to Undercover Videos
A national day of protest took place Saturday at Planned Parenthoods across the United States as the federal and local governments are being asked to defund the abortion giant. Though there …read more
Little Sisters of the Poor Await Decision From Supreme Court
Today, the Tenth Circuit Courtissued an ordertemporarily safeguardingthe Little Sisters of the Poorand other ministries from being forced to violate their faith by complying with the Health …read more
"It's time to stop this violence"
ByMarissa Poulson of Alliance Defending Freedom -- A baby's beating heart. It's quite simply one of the most precious miracles of life. Ababy's heartbegins to beat around three weeks—just …read more
Ecumenical Effort Responds to Video Revelations
On Aug. 22, pro-lifers will begin eight days of fasting and prayer to end abortion and shut downPlanned Parenthood. Prayers for the interdenominational effort can be found at …read more
Here's a simple exercise in basic reasoning. On a spectrum of bad things to do, theft is bad, assault is worse and murder is worst. There's a similar texture of ill will connecting all three …read more
Blog Post Notes, ‘Another Boy, Another Question’
Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York has posted a reflection on his blog about the national and international attention that has been focused on Planned Parenthood after the release of five …read more