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Priests for Life, Heartbeat International, Good Counsel Urge Pastors: Give Your People Life-Saving Information!

Priests for Life, Heartbeat International, Good Counsel Urge Pastors: Give Your People Life-Saving Information!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 28, 2017 Contact: Leslie Palma 732-757-9087 TITUSVILLE, FL — “Saving a life from abortion and a heart from despair can be as easy as memorizing a phone number and a website,” said Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life. For Respect Life Month this October, Priests for Life is partnering with Heartbeat International and Good Counsel Homes to urge pastors to include life-saving information as permanent features on their parish bulletins and web…

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What Do These “Celebrities” (Except Wonder Woman) Have in Common?

What Do These “Celebrities” (Except Wonder Woman) Have in Common?

Celebrities: You either have to love them, hate them, or not care one way or the other. One interesting truth about “celebrity” men and women is that abortions have affected many of them. I’ve included Wonder Woman in the mix here because the anti-abortion and anti-life (prolife and pro abortion) feminists are both laying claim to the Wonder Woman mystique these days. Will the real super women please stand up? I could also include photos of men celebrities, because some…

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Silent No More Awareness Campaign will share message that abortion hurts women at Women’s March on Washington

Silent No More Awareness Campaign will share message that abortion hurts women at Women’s March on Washington

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 18, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Women from the Silent No More Awareness Campaign will gather at Independence Avenue and Third Street SW at 10 a.m. Saturday to share the message that abortion hurts women. “It’s ironic that the Women’s March on Washington aims to speak for all women, when half of those killed in abortion are baby girls,” said Janet Morana, co-founder of the Campaign and executive director of Priests for Life….

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Dioceses of Spokane and Yakima Host Rachel’s Vineyard Training in Washington State

Dioceses of Spokane and Yakima Host Rachel’s Vineyard Training in Washington State

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: December 6, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Dr. Theresa Burke, founder of Rachel’s Vineyard, the largest ministry devoted to healing after abortion, just returned from Washington State, where she led a training for clergy. Three dioceses were represented – Spokane and Yakima in Washington and a diocese in Nigeria. A total of 66 people attended the training in Wenatchee, WA, including 24 clergymen, four deacons’ wives and Sister Mary Rosanna Emenusiobi from Nigeria. She works full…

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December Shockwaves Focuses on Healing Available to Everyone Impacted by Abortion

December Shockwaves Focuses on Healing Available to Everyone Impacted by Abortion

Healing the Shockwaves of Abortion, an initiative to raise awareness of the various groups of people impacted by the loss of a child to abortion, in December calls on all priests, pastors and clergy members to preach about the healing power of the Lord in this season of Advent. “December, and the Advent season, lead us to cry out, “Come, Lord Jesus!” Aware as we are of the many wounds abortion brings, we are more deeply aware of our need…

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Fr. Pavone grateful for Pope Francis’s statement on abortion forgiveness

Fr. Pavone grateful for Pope Francis’s statement on abortion forgiveness

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: November 21, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, and also Pastoral Director of the worldwide ministries of Rachel’s Vineyard and Silent No More, issued the following statement this morning: “The announcement of Pope Francis that he is extending indefinitely the faculties of priests worldwide to absolve those who repent of the sin of abortion is something we at Priests for Life both expected and gratefully welcome. “We are…

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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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Rachel’s Vineyard to Host Latino Leadership Conference

Rachel’s Vineyard to Host Latino Leadership Conference

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 28, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Rachel’s Vineyard will host its first Latino Leadership Conference Aug. 1-3 in Cusco, Peru. Dr. Theresa Burke, founder of Rachel’s Vineyard — a ministry of Priests for Life, and the largest ministry in the world for healing after abortion — will lead the conference with Eugenia Hadley, Rachel’s Vineyard Director of International Training in Spanish, and spiritual advisor Father Victor Salomon, a member of retreat teams in Washington, D.C.,…

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Rachel’s Vineyard and Silent No More Play Key Role in the Year of Mercy

Rachel’s Vineyard and Silent No More Play Key Role in the Year of Mercy

Phones started ringing at Rachel’s Vineyard headquarters in Pennsylvania as soon as Pope Francis announced that as part of the Year of Mercy, every priest throughout the world would have the faculties to reconcile to the Church those who have had an abortion. Some had buried their guilt for decades. As the Year of Mercy begins Dec. 8, Rachel’s Vineyard will play an important role in helping women who committed abortions in the past to find forgiveness and healing. So…

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Fr. Pavone Welcomes Church’s “eagerness to reconcile those who have had abortions”

Fr. Pavone Welcomes Church’s “eagerness to reconcile those who have had abortions”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 1, 2015 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK — Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life and also Pastoral Director of the world’s largest ministry for healing after abortion, Rachel’s Vineyard, and also of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign, the largest mobilization of those who have had abortions, issued the following statement this morning: “All of us at Priests for Life, Rachel’s Vineyard, and Silent No More welcome the letter our Holy…

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