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Martin and Billy: Hear the voices of the prophets and ask “What would Jesus do?”

Martin and Billy: Hear the voices of the prophets and ask “What would Jesus do?”

In 1957, Dr. Billy Graham invited Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. to preach with him at an evangelical revival meeting at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Dr. Graham wanted to break down the “race” barrier that required that there be separate seating for people according to their skin color. Dr. King joined Dr. Graham. Dr. Billy Graham was preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ in 1957 and he is still preaching the Gospel today. If Uncle M. L….

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Voting our Biblical Values –We agree with Brother Billy Graham

Voting our Biblical Values –We agree with Brother Billy Graham

Vote Biblical Values is the wise counsel Mr. Billy Graham is providing just days before the 2012 elections in America. At www.africanamericanoutreach.com and www.Godsaid.org, we agree with Mr. Graham. I met Mr. Billy Graham many years ago, when I was a freelance reporter writing for an Atlanta magazine. He was gracious enough to grant me an interview. I recall his intensely blue eyes that seemed to pierce straight through to my soul. I remember attempting to be clever and trying…

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Father Scott Daniels makes TV debut tonight on “Defending Life”

Father Scott Daniels makes TV debut tonight on “Defending Life”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 18, 2012 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 STATEN ISLAND, NY — Father Scott Daniels, O.P., a pastoral associate for Priests for Life, will have his television debut tonight as the new season of “Defending Life” kicks off on EWTN. Father Daniels has been passionate about pro-life issues since his seminary days in the 1980s. Since 2009, when he was granted permission to work full-time as a priest associate with Priests for Life, he has been traveling…

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Keeping the message of sanctity of life in the forefront

Keeping the message of sanctity of life in the forefront

While abortion wasn’t mentioned in the presidential debate last week, a TV ad featuring abortion survivor Melissa Ohden ran on Denver’s NBC affiliate during the presidential debate. The ad, produced by the Susan B. Anthony List’s Women Speak Out political action committee, criticizes President Obama for opposing an Illinois bill that would have protected babies born alive after an abortion.

Catching Up with Fr. Frank Pavone On the Election and Voter Guides

Catching Up with Fr. Frank Pavone On the Election and Voter Guides

By Deacon Keith Fourmier Catholic Online When the history of the great human rights movement of our age is written there will be several women, men, associations, movements and organizations holding a deserved place of honor. Right at the top of that list will be Fr. Frank Pavone and Priests for Life. WASHINGTON, DC (Catholic Online) – The great human rights movement of our age is the struggle to restore to the Civil and positive law of this Nation –…

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The People Have Spoken

The People Have Spoken

“I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people—for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. This is good, and pleases God our Savior, who wants all people to be saved and to come to a knowledge of the truth.” – 1 Timothy 2:1-4 Thumbs up, hands down, Governor Mitt Romney won the first presidential debate. Remember to vote on…

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Respect Life Month Brings Rich, Inter-related Themes This Year

Respect Life Month Brings Rich, Inter-related Themes This Year

Happy October! And what a month it will be! There are various powerful observances and events this month whose themes reinforce one another and the overall mission of the Church on behalf of human life. It is, first of all, Respect Life Month. It’s a time to let the pulpits roar with the Church’s Biblical witness to the sacredness of life. And the appropriateness of that roaring is accented this month by the worldwide Synod of Bishops that begins on…

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Fr. Pavone Launches National Voter Guide Distribution Project

Fr. Pavone Launches National Voter Guide Distribution Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 1, 2012 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, announced today the formal start of the national Voter Guide Distribution Project, with the release of a training video publicly available at www.PoliticalResponsibility.com. “Hundreds of people around the country will take to the streets this month to distribute our voter guides on public property,” Fr. Pavone explained. “In this most important election of our lifetime, when…

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40 Days to Save America Under Way

40 Days to Save America Under Way

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 1, 2012 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 STATEN ISLAND, NY – Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, is urging all clergy to join him in taking part in 40 Days to Save America, a prayer and fasting campaign that began officially on Friday, Sept. 28. Father Pavone serves on the Board of Governors of 40 Days at the invitation of Pastor Rick Scarborough, founder of Vision America and chairman of the campaign. Hundreds…

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Dr. Alveda King Releases New Platform Comparison

Dr. Alveda King Releases New Platform Comparison

POLITICAL PLATFORM COMPARISONS Prepared by Dr. Alveda King, Director of African American Outreach, Priests for Life Many would agree that voting is a civil right. Some would go a step further and make the case that life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness is a lot easier to attain if we have the resources to follow our desires. What seems odd is that for many — if not most — Americans the economy tops the short list of concerns, yet…

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