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Month: December 2012

2013 New Year’s Message by Alveda King

2013 New Year’s Message by Alveda King

In preparing to navigate what may surely be the sometimes invigorating, sometimes dark and murky waters of 2013, let us prepare for war and peace, joy and challenge, love and forgiveness. The year 2013 will mark several significant landmark anniversaries including 150 years since the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation, 100 years since the formation of the Federal Reserve System, 50 years since the MLK I HAVE A DREAM SPEECH, and 40 years of legal abortion in America with the…

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Fr. Pavone Calls New Film “Crescendo” a Powerful Pro-Life Tool

Fr. Pavone Calls New Film “Crescendo” a Powerful Pro-Life Tool

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: December 27, 2012 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 “Crescendo,” a short film with a powerful pro-life message, will be released nationwide on Feb. 28, 2013, for a special one-night event to raise money for pregnancy centers around the country. “We are urging everyone to join together and celebrate the incredible potential of every single human life,” said Jason Jones, founder and president of Movie to Movement, which produced “Crescendo.” Jones hopes to raise $1 million for pregnancy…

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A New Favorite Thing

A New Favorite Thing

As one who enjoys a nice delicious cup of tea, I find an added treat on the tea tag – quotes from American Heroes. My Uncle M. L.’s quotes are in the collection at www.americanherotea.com. They also have a lovely collection of scripture tea.

Fr. Pavone Calls D.C. Court Ruling on HHS Mandate ‘Most Positive Yet’

Fr. Pavone Calls D.C. Court Ruling on HHS Mandate ‘Most Positive Yet’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: December 20, 2012 Contact: Andre Kim 347-286-7277 STATEN ISLAND, NY – Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued the following statement today regarding another positive development in the ongoing legal battle against the HHS mandate. On Dec. 18, the D.C. District Court ruled that the Obama administration must suggest another alternative to the contraception and abortifacient mandate for two plaintiffs – a Catholic college and a Christian college — and the court said…

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Jesus Is the Reason for the Season

Jesus Is the Reason for the Season

In our darkest moments shines the light divine. As we consider the back-to-back tragedies of Superstorm Sandy and the Sandy Hook massacre, we must remember this Christmas season that there are hundreds of people who have lost not only their homes and material resources, but also their loved ones. One of the most poignant losses of this season came as the face of evil descended on the little children at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Our emotions have been overwrought and…

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A Few Of My Favorite Christmas Videos

A Few Of My Favorite Christmas Videos

“And His Name shall be called….” This is my favorite time of the year, awaiting the celebration of the arrival of the King of Kings, Jesus Christ. The Christmas season also points to our anticipation of his second coming. I wanted to share a couple of new videos that my friend Day Gardner and I made for you. The first is from an internet show that I do with Dr. Day Gardner entitled THE VISON. The second is a fun…

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Truth for Christmas

Truth for Christmas

In today’s world of political correctness and culture of diversity and tolerance people are reluctant or afraid to speak the truth for fear of offending someone or being labeled as racist, bigot, or worse. But I say that speaking the truth in love is the kindest way to bless your family, friends, neighbors and coworkers. Mind you, speak truth to power in love, not judgment. To do anything less is to hide the light of truth under a basket. As…

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Priests for Life to Announce Key Pro-life Project Next Month

Priests for Life to Announce Key Pro-life Project Next Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: December 18, 2012 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 STATEN ISLAND, NY — As our nation marks the completion of 40 years since Roe vs. Wade, Priests for Life will release a new, powerful project next month in conjunction with Life Dynamics and Operation Rescue. “The abortion industry and its advocates are not very good at playing defense,” stated Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life. “Once we release this project, the public will see how…

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Christ Have Mercy

Christ Have Mercy

“In Rama was there a voice heard, lamentation, and weeping, and great mourning, Rachel weeping for her children, and would not be comforted, because they are not.” Matthew 2:18 As a mother and grandmother, my heart goes out to the families of the children and adults who were killed in the Friday shooting spree in Newtown, CT. My heart also goes out to the woman and the 22 children who were stabbed by a man in the village of Chengping…

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Priests for Life Announces New Prayer Initiative: Prayer of the Sick for the Protection of the Unborn

Priests for Life Announces New Prayer Initiative: Prayer of the Sick for the Protection of the Unborn

In preparation for the World Day of the Sick, which is observed by the Catholic Church on February 11 each year, Priests for Life has announced today a prayer campaign by which those who are ill offer their sufferings for the unborn. Priests for Life has composed a new prayer in English and Spanish that gives those suffering from physical illness an opportunity to pray that the unborn will be valued and protected, and that the violence of abortion will…

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