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Month: August 2013

Let Freedom Ring!

Let Freedom Ring!

As we approach August 28th, which will be just a few hours from now, it’s important for us to remember that August 28, 1963, 50 years ago, people were marching for jobs, for decent housing, for justice, for better education. Now in the 21st century, 50 years later we see people adding special interest groups or causes. For instance, we heard Planned Parenthood speaking at the march last week. We heard the homosexual community advocating their agenda. For me, what…

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Fr. Pavone and Alveda King to take part in March on Washington commemoration

Fr. Pavone and Alveda King to take part in March on Washington commemoration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: August 26, 2013 Contact: Eugene Vigil 347-286-7277 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, will join Dr. Alveda King, Director of African-American Outreach, in commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and her uncle Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Father Pavone will take part in an interfaith service from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at Shiloh Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. and will be…

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Priests for Life Youth Director to Speak at Anti-Obamacare Rally

Priests for Life Youth Director to Speak at Anti-Obamacare Rally

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: August 26, 2013 Contact: Eugene Vigil 347-286-7277 Bryan Kemper, Director of Youth Outreach for Priests for Life, will represent the pro-life movement at a “Pull the Plug on Obamacare Rally” Tuesday, Aug. 26, outside House Speaker John Boehner’s office in Troy, Ohio. Kemper said there are many problems with Obamacare, including a provision within the Affordable Care Act that mandates all employers, or their insurance carriers, to provide free contraception, abortifacients and sterilization services. “Priests for…

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Alveda, Father Frank to join 50th Celebration

Alveda, Father Frank to join 50th Celebration

Father Frank and I will attend 8/28 celebration for 50 years after March on Washington and I Have a Dream speech. Fifty years ago, a valiant group of people from across America and around the globe embarked on a “March on Washington.” While there have been many marches on Washington possibly before and certainly afterwards, the 1963 March on Washington remains the premier example of how unity of heart and spirit can transform a community, a nation and a world….

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Former Presidential Candidates Support Priests for Life Lawsuit

Former Presidential Candidates Support Priests for Life Lawsuit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 22, 2013 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Rep. Michele Bachmann, Sen. Rick Santorum confident action against Obamacare will prevail STATEN ISLAND, NY — Priest for Life’s decision to sue the Obama administration in defiance of certain parts of the Affordable Care Act has drawn the enthusiastic support of Rep. Michele Bachmann and former Sen. Rick Santorum. During a webcast on the battle for religious freedom hosted by Priests for Life this week, Rep. Bachmann said: “Who would…

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Why I Joined the Lawsuit Against the HHS Mandate

Why I Joined the Lawsuit Against the HHS Mandate

As a staunch advocate for the unborn and an outspoken activist against the harm that contraceptives can do to women, I find it appalling that the Obama Administration would force my employer, Priests for Life, to be complicit in offering contraceptives, directly or indirectly, to its employees. That is why I have decided to join forces with Fr. Frank Pavone, Janet Morana, and Priests for Life to challenge the Department of Health and Human Services and stop the implementation of…

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Priests for Life Is Back In Court To Fight For Religious Freedom.

Priests for Life Is Back In Court To Fight For Religious Freedom.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 19, 2013 Contact Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 WASHINGTON, DC – On behalf of the national pro-life ministry, the American Freedom Law Center filed a lawsuit today in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia challenging the Obamacare mandate that Priests for Life’s insurance plan must provide contraception, abortifacients and sterilization services to its employees. On Tuesday, Aug. 20, at 9 p.m. EDT, Priests for Life will welcome Rep. Michele Bachmann for a Religious Freedom webcast to…

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EXCITEMENT BUILDS FOR COMMEMORATION OF 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF MARCH ON WASHINGTON, MLK’S “I HAVE A DREAM” SPEECH

EXCITEMENT BUILDS FOR COMMEMORATION OF 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF MARCH ON WASHINGTON, MLK’S “I HAVE A DREAM” SPEECH

FOR IMMEDIAT RELEASE August 12, 2013 Media Contact: Bunnie Jackson-Ransom (404) 505-8188 King Center Contact: Steve Klein (404) 526-8944 Dozens of Cities Plan for World-wide ‘Let Freedom Ring’ Celebration ATLANTA: As part of the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, The King Center announced expanded details for the observance of this historic milestone. “The response to our call to commemorate the March on Washington…

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Is Dr. James Pendergraft another Gosnell? Where is Gosnell? #WhereIsGosnell

Is Dr. James Pendergraft another Gosnell? Where is Gosnell? #WhereIsGosnell

As I have asked before, “Where is Gosnell?” It seems that every week, if not every day, there’s a new report of another Gosnell-like abortionist making headlines. This time it’s a Florida doctor who has had his share of problems with authorities. And yet he continues to operate an abortion mill killing babies. How can this be? As I’ve said many times before, these abortionists think they are above the law. And you would almost think so if you saw…

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Priests for Life Director Praises Judge William Clark

Priests for Life Director Praises Judge William Clark

August 11, 2013 Shandon, Ca – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued the following statement today. “Our Priests for Life team learned with sadness yesterday of the passing of Judge William P. Clark, Jr. This was a man who served our nation constantly, whether in the key positions he held in President Ronald Reagan’s cabinet, or in the countless ways in which, behind the scenes, he defended the very principles on which the nation was founded….

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