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Pro-life Pilgrimage Begins for Official “Day of Life” in Catholic Church

Pro-life Pilgrimage Begins for Official “Day of Life” in Catholic Church

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: June 10, 2013 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 STATEN ISLAND, NY – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, the Church’s largest pro-life ministry, announced today the beginning of the “Gospel of Life Pilgrimage” to Rome. “For many months, Priests for Life has been announcing and preparing for the special Day of Life which is an official part of the Catholic Church’s Year of Faith. The Church wants to make it clear that to defend,…

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Priests for Life Welcomes Year of Faith; Urges Renewed Proclamation of Gospel of Life

Priests for Life Welcomes Year of Faith; Urges Renewed Proclamation of Gospel of Life

As the Church begins her observance of the Year of Faith today, Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, announced initiatives to take place this year that will highlight the integral connections between the faith and the commitment to the pro-life cause. In a statement released today (see below), Fr. Pavone stated, “In his encyclical letter Evangelium Vitae (The Gospel of Life, 1995), Blessed John Paul II reminded us, ‘The Gospel of God’s love for man, the Gospel…

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Priests for Life Welcomes Day of Life Celebration; Pilgrimage to Rome Planned

Priests for Life Welcomes Day of Life Celebration; Pilgrimage to Rome Planned

STATEN ISLAND, NY – Priests for Life will lead a pilgrimage to Rome in 2013 to help celebrate “The Year of Faith.” The group will be at the Vatican on June 16, which the Vatican has announced will be a day dedicated to the Gospel of Life. Special events in the presence of Pope Benedict XVI are planned on that special day. “This initiative of the Vatican is an exciting development which will give believers around the world the opportunity…

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