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Month: June 2015

Alveda King: God will have the final Word about Marriage

Alveda King: God will have the final Word about Marriage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2015 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 or leslie@priestsforlife.org Atlanta, GA – The Supreme Court has spoken and ruled from a position of common law – human law – that gay and lesbian couples have a fundamental right to marry. This is the highest rule that humans can make. Yet this is not the final word In the end, natural law, God’s law will always trump common law. Do not fear or be confused or deceived. Remain…

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Let’s Talk About Abortion: Ever Wondered Who Pays Abortion Doctors’ Medical School Bills?

Let’s Talk About Abortion: Ever Wondered Who Pays Abortion Doctors’ Medical School Bills?

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ever wondered who convinces medical students, health care providers, doctors and the like to abandon the Hippocratic Oath to pursue careers which involve killing babies and maiming women? They go into medicine to help heal people; get unsuspecting abortion scholarship, and millions end up dying. The Hippocratic Oath is a sacred pledge for physicians: to treat the ill to the best of one’s ability, to preserve a…

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They Had a Dream: The Legacy of Granddaddy King – Father of Martin Luther King

They Had a Dream: The Legacy of Granddaddy King – Father of Martin Luther King

A GUEST BLOG BY KEVIN BURKE, LSW “Kevin has been a source of insight regarding the impact of and connection to abortion and the role of the father figure in the life of a little girl who grows up to become a mother. I hope that his blog will bless many with the same insight with which Kevin has blessed me.” – Dr. Alveda C. King, Director of African American Outreach for Priests for Life The King Family shared in…

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Alveda King urges: PRAY FOR AMERICA

Alveda King urges: PRAY FOR AMERICA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 18, 2015 Contact Leslie at 347-286-7277 leslie@priestsforlife.org “We must learn to live together as brothers [and sisters] or perish as fools.” Dr. MLK, Jr. Staten Island, NY – In route for a prayer vigil and march in SELMA, during an exclusive early morning report, Alveda King, FOX NEWS Contributor, KING RULES author and Director of African American Outreach for Priests for Life tells FOX that “all eyes are now on Charleston. Violence is still looming and…

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Ma’am, Our Prayers and Dollars Already Go to ProWoman/ProFamily Causes

Ma’am, Our Prayers and Dollars Already Go to ProWoman/ProFamily Causes

Recently an anonymous 26-year-old graduate student has posted a threat on ProLifeAntiWoman.com declaring that she will have an abortion unless people donate $1 million between July 7 and July 10. She writes that if the money is raised on the website, she will “have the baby, give it up for adoption and every cent of that $1 million will be put in a trust fund for the child, which he or she will have access to when they turn 21.”…

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Priests for Life leaders to take part in The Selma Project, June 19-20

Priests for Life leaders to take part in The Selma Project, June 19-20

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: June 12, 2015 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK — Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, and Dr. Alveda C. King, full-time Director of African-American Outreach for Priests for Life and niece of Martin Luther King Jr., will join Catherine Davis, founder of the Restoration Project and leader of the Selma Project, for a pro-life prayer rally and march June 19-20 in Selma, Alabama. The event will use the 150th anniversary of Juneteenth…

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An Amazing Thing …

An Amazing Thing …

An amazing thing happened in Baltimore this week. Our leadership team was part of an unlikely coalition of leaders where we spoke at two panel discussions/community forums regarding the state of Baltimore, the nation and the world. While sitting among leaders from the political, law enforcement community, spiritual, economic, and yes the NAACP; I realized my Uncle MLK was on to something when he said that “we are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment…

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Fr. Frank Pavone on New Florida Abortion Waiting Period Law: “We should rush to save lives, not end them.”

Fr. Frank Pavone on New Florida Abortion Waiting Period Law: “We should rush to save lives, not end them.”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: June 11, 2015 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, the Catholic Church’s largest pro-life organization, today praised Florida Governor Rick Scott for signing legislation that will establish a 24-hour waiting period for abortion. “We should rush to save lives, not end them,” said Fr. Pavone. “If Governor Scott and the Florida legislature will have saved one life through this legislation, it will have been more than…

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Priests for Life granted stay in challenge against HHS mandate

Priests for Life granted stay in challenge against HHS mandate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: June 10, 2015 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK — Priests for Life will not have to obey the HHS mandate – or pay steep fines for refusing to do so – after a federal appeals court granted the pro-life ministry a stay late today. Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, said: “The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit granted our motion to stay the mandate, meaning that the injunction protecting…

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Priests for Life files cert petition with U.S. Supreme Court in case against HHS Mandate

Priests for Life files cert petition with U.S. Supreme Court in case against HHS Mandate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: June 9, 2015 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK — Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today announced that the ministry’s lawsuit against the HHS mandate contained in the Affordable Care Act has been filed with the U.S. Supreme Court. “Our attorneys filed today our ‘cert petition’ with the U.S. Supreme Court. This means we are asking the Court to hear our case, on the merits, challenging the HHS mandate. “We had to…

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