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Month: September 2016

Priests for Life’s Fr. Imbarrato to speak at Oct. 7 National Rosary Rally

Priests for Life’s Fr. Imbarrato to speak at Oct. 7 National Rosary Rally

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 27, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 WASHINGTON, D.C. — At ElectionPrayer.com, Priests for Life has enlisted the nation’s pro-life believers in a campaign to pray for the nation as we prepare to elect a new president. “In just a few weeks we will choose a new president, and that person will determine the course of the United States for generations to come,” said Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life. “Praying together as…

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Candidates and Viewers Need Prayer Prep for Tonight’s Debate

Candidates and Viewers Need Prayer Prep for Tonight’s Debate

Today, as the first round of the U. S. general election presidential debates approaches, two parties will be represented on stage tonight. Which party will champion all human life from the womb to the tomb? As the candidates go through their preparation regiments for tonight’s battle, we need to prepare to listen without having our feelings prevent us from hearing truth. This cannot be a personality contest or an emotional who owes us an apology exercise. We can’t afford to…

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Fr. Pavone to deliver address on the 2016 elections, religious freedom

Fr. Pavone to deliver address on the 2016 elections, religious freedom

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 20, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 PLYMOUTH, MI — Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, will deliver a keynote address tonight on the elections, religious freedom and the HHS mandate during the annual dinner of the American Freedom Law Center. Father Pavone also will receive the 2016 Freedom Fighter Award during the event, along with Lilly Johnson, president of Johnson Welded Products, and Greg Cunningham, executive director of the Center for Bio-Ethical…

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Fr. Pavone: Don’t let bogus Catholic group speak for you!

Fr. Pavone: Don’t let bogus Catholic group speak for you!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 19, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Comment period for public to weigh in on HHS mandate closes a minute before midnight tomorrow NEW YORK – Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued a new appeal today for people of faith who oppose the unjust contraception/abortifacient mandate in the Affordable Care Act to submit their comments to the Federal Register. The public comment period ends at 11:59 p.m. tomorrow, Sept. 20, for those…

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Stop Planned Parenthood Title X Tax Funding: #DefundPP

Stop Planned Parenthood Title X Tax Funding: #DefundPP

Alveda King, Director of civilrightsfortheunborn.com is concerned that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a notice of proposed rulemaking regarding the Title X (pronounced Title Ten) program. The proposed rule is designed to prevent states from redirecting Title X funds away from Planned Parenthood. Leading the charge to sound the alarm is Rep. Diane Black. “We commend Congressman Black for leading the charge to protect mothers and children and defund planned parenthood. She is further sounding the…

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Fr. Pavone challenges ‘‘Catholics for Choice’ to describe what they defend

Fr. Pavone challenges ‘‘Catholics for Choice’ to describe what they defend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 16, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK — Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued the following statement today regarding a nationwide advertising campaign that suggests abortion is sanctioned by the Catholic Church. “As has been reported, the ‘Abortion in Good Faith’ campaign launched by Catholics for Choice — a D.C. based group that has no affiliation with the Catholic Church – is misrepresenting the Church’s unequivocal opposition to abortion no…

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30th season of Defending Life premieres Sept. 21 on EWTN

30th season of Defending Life premieres Sept. 21 on EWTN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 15, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Just in time for a presidential election that will determine the character of the United States for generations to come, the 30th season of Defending Life will premiere Sept. 21 on EWTN. Created by Priests for Life in 1994 at the direct request of EWTN founder Mother Angelica to Fr. Frank Pavone, Defending Life is the longest-running, farthest-reaching show ever aired about abortion. Returning as co-hosts this season will…

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Another Challenge – This Time Trump Health Care

Another Challenge – This Time Trump Health Care

There is yet again more controversy, this time about whether or not Mr. Trump should include children of homosexual parents, partners or adopters in the health care plan. Even in a case like this, Prolife would dictate that an innocent child deserves protection and health care. While both abortion and homosexual marriage are anti-Bible, all the children are alive and in need of God’s grace, in and out of the womb; as well as do those who birth or adopt…

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Public Urged to Comment on HHS Mandate Religious Liberty Cases

Public Urged to Comment on HHS Mandate Religious Liberty Cases

Period of public comment ends Sept. 20 The public comment period ends Sept. 20 for those who would like to help solve the impasse over the Affordable Care Act’s unjust contraception and abortion mandate. After hearing oral arguments March 23 in Priests for Life vs. HHS and six other cases against the mandate, the Supreme Court sent the cases back to the lower courts with the admonition that the Obama administration and the petitioners – 37 in all – should…

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Fr. Frank Pavone available for comment on Johnson Amendment during Value Voters Summit

Fr. Frank Pavone available for comment on Johnson Amendment during Value Voters Summit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 8, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life and author of Abolishing Abortion (Nelson Books, August, 2015) has written extensively about the Johnson Amendment and is available for comment on presidential candidate Donald Trump’s plan to discuss the repeal of the amendment at this week’s Value Voters Summit. In Abolishing Abortion, Father Pavone devotes several chapters to the political origins of the law, how it has stifled churches…

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