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Fr. Pavone Hails Karen Handel Win as Pro-Life Victory

Fr. Pavone Hails Karen Handel Win as Pro-Life Victory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: June 21, 2017 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today lauded the victory of Congresswoman-elect Karen Handel in Georgia’s special election to fill the seat of Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price. “Karen Handel’s victory is not only a triumph for the cause of life, it’s yet another well-deserved defeat to the death dealers at Planned Parenthood,” said Fr. Pavone. “Congresswoman-elect Handel knows that a…

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The Greater Good, a Dream Unfolds

The Greater Good, a Dream Unfolds

Dr. Ben Carson has accepted what turns out to be another unconventional cabinet position offer from President-elect Donald Trump; that of HUD Secretary. Dr. Carson wants to “make a significant contribution particularly by strengthening communities that are in need.” He has said: “We have much work to do in enhancing every aspect of our nation and ensuring that our nation’s housing needs are met.” In light of all of this, I’m still watching, thinking and praying… At age 65 I’ve…

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Fr. Pavone: “It’s Time to Act Like the Winners We Are”

Fr. Pavone: “It’s Time to Act Like the Winners We Are”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: November 11, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Priests for Life building on Election Day Victories NEW YORK — “We won!” stated Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, in reference to the elections, and Priests for Life is wasting no time to start using the opportunity that this victory presents for the unborn children. Starting on the day after Election Day, Fr. Pavone and the team of Priests for Life began mobilizing and organizing…

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Responding to Election Results, Evangelist Alveda King asks: “What’s Next?”

Responding to Election Results, Evangelist Alveda King asks: “What’s Next?”

Staten Island, New York – “O clap your hands, all ye people; shout unto God with the voice of triumph.” Psalm 47:1 Amidst shouts of “we did it” in the victory of Mr. Donald Trump and others elected last night; and for some tears of frustration that some not so favorite candidates won and their favorites lost in the presidential, senate, house and gubernatorial bids, there is a voice calling from Heaven’s courts: “Come together in Agape Love for as…

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Election 2016: Statement from Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director, Priests for Life

Election 2016: Statement from Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director, Priests for Life

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 9, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 (See video message here.) Today is a great day for America and the Church, and a debt of gratitude is owed to all who boldly spoke up, worked, and voted for pro-life candidates, starting with our new President-elect. I am grateful to all of you and our whole team for all the work of this long, contentious election cycle. Our nation will now embark on a path to eliminate abortion…

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Prepare for Post-Election Impact

Prepare for Post-Election Impact

Uppermost in our hearts and prayers today should be the reality that America is in God’s hands. In a few hours we will know the outcome of this election. Last week during the furor and fray of the election, while praying that division and damage would not permanently mar relationships between family members, church members, friends, co-workers and communities, I clearly “heard” these words: “Brace yourselves.” Prayerfully, as we continue to pray for the best we are preparing for the…

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Father Pavone and Alveda King Urge Voters to Get to the Polls

Father Pavone and Alveda King Urge Voters to Get to the Polls

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: November 8, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK — On the final day of what seemed like the longest and most acrimonious election season in history, Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, and Alveda King, director of Civil Rights for the Unborn for Priests for Life, urged voters to get themselves, and as many others as possible, to the polls for today’s election. “Today we are voting on the direction our nation…

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Majority of voters in online poll choose pro-life as most important issue

Majority of voters in online poll choose pro-life as most important issue

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: November 7, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK — Fifty-two percent of voters who took part in a Priests for Life online poll last week said pro-life is a priority as they vote. A total of 2,227 people responded to the poll, which asked them to identify – by an open question rather than multiple choice – the top issue that will influence their vote, and whether they intend to vote Democrat or Republican. Of…

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Viewing the Election from a Prophetic Vantage Point

Viewing the Election from a Prophetic Vantage Point

While Christian leaders are still taking sides in the current elections there is yet a non-partisan place in the spirit where we can speak justice and mercy to all, including to all candidates. Open letters are useful from various vantage points. I’ve signed a few myself. We need help. Speaking prophetically: Consider Vashti and Esther: Two women, living in a system of female oppression in a harem. When married to the king, they responded to a crisis from two vantage…

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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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