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Month: July 2016

Rachel’s Vineyard to Host Latino Leadership Conference

Rachel’s Vineyard to Host Latino Leadership Conference

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 28, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Rachel’s Vineyard will host its first Latino Leadership Conference Aug. 1-3 in Cusco, Peru. Dr. Theresa Burke, founder of Rachel’s Vineyard — a ministry of Priests for Life, and the largest ministry in the world for healing after abortion — will lead the conference with Eugenia Hadley, Rachel’s Vineyard Director of International Training in Spanish, and spiritual advisor Father Victor Salomon, a member of retreat teams in Washington, D.C.,…

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Fr. Frank Pavone Calls for Public Support for Priests for Life vs. HHS and Defense of Religious Liberty

Fr. Frank Pavone Calls for Public Support for Priests for Life vs. HHS and Defense of Religious Liberty

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 25, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today urged religious believers to respond to the Obama administration’s new “Request for Information” in the ongoing controversy regarding the HHS mandate. “If the government really wants to know what Americans think about its so-called HHS mandate, then let’s tell them,” said Fr. Pavone. “Believers need to speak up and let their voices be heard during the…

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Fr. Frank Pavone on the Democrats’ draft platform: “It’s not just the unborn whom Democratic Party leaders disrespect.”

Fr. Frank Pavone on the Democrats’ draft platform: “It’s not just the unborn whom Democratic Party leaders disrespect.”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 19, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today criticized the Democratic Party’s draft platform language on abortion. “The Democrats’ draft platform is telling loyal grassroots supporters that unless they favor totally unrestricted and taxpayer financed abortion on demand, they are no longer welcome in the party,” said Fr. Pavone. “Apparently, it’s not just the unborn whom Democratic Party leaders disrespect, but also rank and…

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Fr. Frank Pavone Praises GOP Platform’s Call for Repeal of the Johnson Amendment

Fr. Frank Pavone Praises GOP Platform’s Call for Repeal of the Johnson Amendment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 19, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Landmark book, “Abolishing Abortion,” calls for Church to stop political self-censorship NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today praised the inclusion of language in the approved Republican Platform calling for the repeal of the Johnson Amendment which, in an undefined and chilling way, tells churches and non-profit organizations that they must not “participate in or intervene in…any political campaign.” “The Republican platform’s language…

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Amidst France Terror; Rumors of a “Day of Rage,” Evangelist Alveda King Calls for Acts of Love, Repentance and Kindness; Unity of “One Blood.”

Amidst France Terror; Rumors of a “Day of Rage,” Evangelist Alveda King Calls for Acts of Love, Repentance and Kindness; Unity of “One Blood.”

Atlanta, GA. Today, in France, across America and around the world, we are mourning, grieving, yet trusting in God. In Nice, France, 84 fallen by terrorist attacks. In America there will be memorial services for men who lost their lives in an American tragedy last week. There are rumors of more rage filled protests, and there are rumblings of prayer and praise abounding. We mourn with the families of the deceased and implore Americans and people of faith in God…

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Fr. Pavone Praises House for Passing Conscience Protection Act

Fr. Pavone Praises House for Passing Conscience Protection Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 13, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 ROME — Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, praised the U.S. House of Representatives today for passing the Conscience Protection Act. “Given our own Supreme Court case against the HHS mandate, we at Priests for Life understand very well the dangers that freedom of conscience faces in our nation today. It is crucial that pro-life legislation like the Conscience Protection Act be made permanent law. No…

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Media Links and a Word of Encouragement

Media Links and a Word of Encouragement

Dear Friends, as we maneuver the waters of these challenging days, let us agree that God is using our collective faith and love to help turn the tide. Let us pray for Agape unity in the community and body of Christ as sanctity for life and loving regard for God’s design for the human personality prevails . With His Love! Evangelist Alveda King “But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them…

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Healing the Shockwaves of Abortion Travels to Rome

Healing the Shockwaves of Abortion Travels to Rome

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 11, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Priests for Life leaders to teach a bioethics course on the ways abortion wounds families, communities NEW YORK — Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, and Janet Morana, Executive Director, will travel to Rome this week for various meetings at the Vatican, and to teach a class on “Healing the Shockwaves of Abortion” at the Pontifical Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum during its 15th annual International Bioethics Summer…

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