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Month: October 2016

An urgent Election message from Evangelist Alveda King, Director of Civil Rights for the Unborn for Priests for Life.

An urgent Election message from Evangelist Alveda King, Director of Civil Rights for the Unborn for Priests for Life.

Don’t vote for sin! “Choose for your tribes wise, understanding, and experienced [leaders] men, and I will appoint them as your heads.” Deuteronomy 1:13 Dear Brothers and Sisters, you are in our prayers at Civil Rights For The Unborn. In regards to your many inquiries regarding your important choice for voting this year, here are some links for your attention. There’s more information available at Priests for Life and Civil Rights for the Unborn. Please review and sign our open…

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Priests for Life’s Father Imbarrato celebrates pre-Election Day Masses at EWTN

Priests for Life’s Father Imbarrato celebrates pre-Election Day Masses at EWTN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 26, 23016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – In these crucial last days leading up to Election Day on Nov. 8, EWTN has invited Priests for Life full-time Pastoral Associate Father Stephen Imbarrato to celebrate its televised morning Mass. The mass is broadcast worldwide on television, radio and internet (EWTN.com), in English and Spanish. In the United States alone, the television broadcast reaches some 95 million homes. Father Imbarrato’s full schedule for these Masses is…

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Fr. Pavone stresses the moral imperative of voting — and voting for life

Fr. Pavone stresses the moral imperative of voting — and voting for life

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 21, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Do the U.S. government and the Supreme Court have the authority to permit the killing of a baby? That was the question Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, asked during a press conference yesterday at the National Press Club here. During the event – titled Elections 2016: Moving to Higher Ground – Father Pavone was flanked by Catholic priests and a deacon as…

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Fr. Pavone – Debate Makes Candidates’ Positions on Human Life Crystal Clear

Fr. Pavone – Debate Makes Candidates’ Positions on Human Life Crystal Clear

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 19, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, has issued the following statement on the third presidential debate between Donald J. Trump and Hillary Rodham Clinton. “The candidates agreed on one important point – in this election, the Supreme Court is the central issue of the campaign. But that’s where the agreement ends. “Mrs. Clinton defended partial-birth abortion, falsely stated that China no longer has…

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Fr. Pavone Joins Call for Civil Disobedience in California

Fr. Pavone Joins Call for Civil Disobedience in California

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 19, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling on pregnancy centers violates First Amendment NEW YORK — Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, has joined Dr. James Dobson in calling for civil disobedience in California, where the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that pregnancy help centers must promote abortion. “People who care about the sanctity of life cannot ignore this violation of the First Amendment,” Father…

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Elections 2016: Moving to Higher Ground

Elections 2016: Moving to Higher Ground

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 18, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Priests for Life to host press conference Thursday at National Press Club WASHINGTON, D.C. – Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, along with other Catholic priests, will host a press conference on Thursday, Oct. 20 called Elections 2016: Moving to Higher Ground. In an attempt to move beyond the mudslinging and to address instead what should be the most consequential moral debate in this election, Fr….

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Not your grandfather’s Party

Not your grandfather’s Party

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 17, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today released a “timeline” showing some of the changes in the Democratic Party Platform between 1952 and 2016. It quotes from the party platforms for most of the intervening versions of it (issued every four years), and focuses on three issues of key concern to many citizens: abortion, sexual morality, and gay marriage. This document shows that…

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Fr. Pavone Asks Catholic Priests, Laity to Call on Mrs. Clinton to Denounce Anti-Catholic Bigotry

Fr. Pavone Asks Catholic Priests, Laity to Call on Mrs. Clinton to Denounce Anti-Catholic Bigotry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 14, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today called on Catholic priests and deacons and lay parishioners to urge Hillary Clinton to apologize for and fire staff members who expressed anti-Catholic views in emails recently exposed by Wikileaks. “It’s one thing to disagree with Church teaching on abortion and other matters,” said Fr. Pavone. “It’s quite another to form organizations to try to subvert…

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Silent No More Founders Blast Results of Biased Study on Abortion Certainty

Silent No More Founders Blast Results of Biased Study on Abortion Certainty

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 13, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Georgette Forney and Janet Morana, co-founders of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign, today took issue with a study published in the journal Contraception that shows most women are sure of their decisions to have an abortion. Mrs. Morana, executive director of Priests for Life, pointed out that four of the study’s five authors are affiliated with the pro-abortion University of California, San Francisco, and its Advancing New Standards in…

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Fr. Frank Pavone on Debate: Composition of the Supreme Court will determine direction of the country for next generation

Fr. Frank Pavone on Debate: Composition of the Supreme Court will determine direction of the country for next generation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 9, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued the following statement following the second presidential debate Sunday night. “One candidate, Hillary Clinton, said in the second presidential debate that she would appoint a justice to the Supreme Court who would uphold Roe v. Wade, the decision that made abortion on demand legally permissible. One candidate, Donald Trump, said he would appoint a justice with…

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