Browsed by
Month: September 2011

Alveda King talks about “Human Sexuality”: Part Three

Alveda King talks about “Human Sexuality”: Part Three

Scripture References: Genesis, Ruth, Esther, Song of Solomon, Ephesians When many people hear the name Alveda King these days, the pro-life movement quickly comes to mind. Read my post abortion testimony at: http://www.priestsforlife.org/africanamerican/howcandreamsurvive.htm Song of Solomon 6: 1 Young Women of Jerusalem: “O rarest of beautiful women, where has your lover gone? We will help you find him.” Young Woman: 2 “He has gone down to his garden, to his spice beds, to graze and to gather the lilies. 3…

Read More Read More

Alveda King talks about “Human Sexuality”: Part Two

Alveda King talks about “Human Sexuality”: Part Two

Scripture References: Genesis, Ruth, Esther, Song of Solomon, Ephesians When many people hear the name Alveda King these days, the pro-life movement quickly comes to mind. Read my post abortion testimony at: http://www.priestsforlife.org/africanamerican/howcandreamsurvive.htm Is sex wrong? Is sex dirty? Is sex right? Is sex good? The answers lie in the perspectives of those asking the questions. Even the definition of sex is often unclear in these days and times. For instance, someone might ask the question, “what sex are you?”…

Read More Read More

Alveda King talks about “Human Sexuality”: Part One

Alveda King talks about “Human Sexuality”: Part One

Scripture References: Genesis, Ruth, Esther, Psalm 51, Song of Solomon, Romans, Ephesians, Matthew, Mark, John, 1 John When many people hear the name Alveda King these days, the pro-life movement quickly comes to mind. Read my post abortion testimony at: http://www.priestsforlife.org/africanamerican/howcandreamsurvive.htm Psalm 51 For the choir director: A psalm of David, regarding the time Nathan the prophet came to him after David had committed adultery with Bathsheba. 1 Have mercy on me, O God, because of your unfailing love. Because…

Read More Read More

Bishop Roger Gries Urges: “Please Continue to Support Priests for Life”

Bishop Roger Gries Urges: “Please Continue to Support Priests for Life”

STATEN ISLAND, NY – The Most Rev. Roger W. Gries O.S.B., Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Cleveland, has offered his ongoing support for Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, and has asserted that the vital work of Priests for Life must continue. In a letter dated Sept. 19, Bishop Gries wrote, “Over my ten years as Auxiliary Bishop of Cleveland, I crossed paths many times with Father Frank Pavone. During all this time I have found…

Read More Read More

Father Pavone to Pro-Choice Politicians: Clean Up Your Act

Father Pavone to Pro-Choice Politicians: Clean Up Your Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 19, 2011 Contact: Andre Kim 347-286-7277 WASHINGTON, DC — Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today urged voters to put the life issue first when evaluating candidates for election. “When I preach – and help other priests to preach – the clear message that candidates and parties must defend life, some – including clergy – complain to me that my message hurts their favorite candidate or party. My response? ‘Go tell your…

Read More Read More

Message from the Pastoral Team of Priests for Life/Gospel of Life Ministries

Message from the Pastoral Team of Priests for Life/Gospel of Life Ministries

September 16, 2011 Priests for Life/Gospel of Life is a family of ministries serving the pro-life movement worldwide. We are proud to be guided by the leadership of Fr. Frank Pavone and are confident in his ability not only to continue to lead our ministry family but also to resolve any misunderstandings that may exist with other leaders in the Church. We want to assure the people who support us and the pro-life public in general that all of us…

Read More Read More

Public Statement from Diocese of Amarillo about Father Pavone

Public Statement from Diocese of Amarillo about Father Pavone

Amarillo, TX – The diocese of Amarillo today stepped forward to state publicly that Fr. Frank Pavone is a priest of good standing in the Catholic Church, and that there are no claims at all being made that he did anything wrong. Reports in the last couple of days may have led some to the opposite conclusion because the bishop wants more information regarding the finances of the ministries Fr. Pavone heads. But there is a difference between wanting more…

Read More Read More

In Support of Fr. Frank Pavone

In Support of Fr. Frank Pavone

by Terry Gensemer on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 2:11pm I am writing this on behalf of my dear friend and colleague Fr. Frank Pavone and all of the good people at Priests for Life as well as the Pro-life community as a whole. I am very dismayed that his ordinary, Bishop Patrick Zurek has chosen to suspend him from his full-time work and especially that he has written an inflammatory letter to his fellow bishops. I am confident that…

Read More Read More

Pontiff to Engaged Couples: Don’t Be Afraid of Marriage

Pontiff to Engaged Couples: Don’t Be Afraid of Marriage

Don’t Give Up on “Lofty Ideal of Love,” He Exhorts ANCONA, Italy, SEPT. 12, 2011 (Zenit.org).- Benedict XVI is inviting couples to be confident in embarking on the path of matrimony, saying they should not be afraid of the “great mystery,” in which two persons become one flesh. The Pope said this Sunday when he visited Ancona to close the 25th Italian National Eucharistic Congress. He finished the one-day visit by meeting with a group of engaged couples. After one…

Read More Read More