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Month: May 2012

Father Pavone hails news of 12 new lawsuits filed against HHS mandate

Father Pavone hails news of 12 new lawsuits filed against HHS mandate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 21, 2012 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Staten Island, NY—Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, applauded the additional 12 lawsuits filed around the country today in protest of the Health and Human Services mandate forcing employers to provide coverage for activities they find objectionable. The lawsuits represent 43 plaintiffs, including the Archdioceses of New York, Washington, D.C. and St. Louis, the Michigan Catholic Conference, and several dioceses. “These new actions mean there are…

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Fr. Pavone: Sebelius leading assault on religious freedom

Fr. Pavone: Sebelius leading assault on religious freedom

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 18, 2012 Contact: Andre Kim 347-286-7277 STATEN ISLAND, NY – Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued the following statement regarding Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius’s commencement address today at Georgetown University. “It was outrageous when Notre Dame University awarded an honorary degree to President Obama during commencement exercises in 2009,” said Father Pavone, who was invited by pro-life students to lead an alternative graduation ceremony at the Indiana university….

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Father Frank Pavone on Passing of Father Norman Weslin: “Our Loss is Heaven’s Gain”

Father Frank Pavone on Passing of Father Norman Weslin: “Our Loss is Heaven’s Gain”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 17, 2012 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 STATEN ISLAND, NY — Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued the following statement today after learning of the death of Father Norman Weslin, a pro-life activist and founder of the Lambs of Christ. “Our loss is Heaven’s gain,” said Father Pavone, who worked closely with Father Weslin over the last three decades. “Father Weslin’s commitment to unborn children was so profound that he spent time…

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After 40 years of Roe, Time to Wake Up, Pro-life Leader Says

After 40 years of Roe, Time to Wake Up, Pro-life Leader Says

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 16, 2012 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, announced today that pro-life leaders and groups are gearing up for the 40th Anniversary of Roe vs. Wade, which will be January 22, 2013. “I can assure you that you will see an intensification of pro-life activity at every level, and a greater unity among the diverse pro-life organizations,” Father Pavone said. “Moreover, this anniversary – which will be observed…

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Prolife, Pro Family Films Gaining Momentum With New Doonby Frank Capra Award

Prolife, Pro Family Films Gaining Momentum With New Doonby Frank Capra Award

I told you about ‘Doonby’ back in February when I blogged a review of the movie. Since then I’ve watched an advance screening of the movie and I can say that this movie is target at a larger audience htan just the pro-lifers. Peter Mackenzie, director, recently emailed me to report that ‘Doonby’ had just won The Frank Capra Award in LA’s Life Fest Awards. As he puts it, “Of course, this isn’t the Oscars but a Capra Award sounds…

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Dr. Alveda King and Dr. Day Gardner Marvel at Desperate Anti-Life Tactics as Father Pavone’s Stalker Confesses

Dr. Alveda King and Dr. Day Gardner Marvel at Desperate Anti-Life Tactics as Father Pavone’s Stalker Confesses

Congressional briefing reveals scorn for life; and Planned Parenthood’s glee over President Obama’s “change of heart” reveals he’s the most pro-abortion president ever. Contact: Eugene, 757-593-9982 Eugene@priestsforlife.org ATLANTA, May 11, 2012 /Christian Newswire/ — “This week in review should definitely go down in history, as major anti-life tactics are being exposed,” says Dr. Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Pastoral Associate for Priests for Life. “There’s the guilty plea of Theodore Shulman, charged with advancing terroristic…

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Fr. Frank Pavone Statement on Guilty Plea of Man Who Threatened Him and Other Pro-Life Leaders

Fr. Frank Pavone Statement on Guilty Plea of Man Who Threatened Him and Other Pro-Life Leaders

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 10, 2012 Contact: Andre Kim 347-286-7277 Amarillo, TX – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today issued the following statement upon learning of Theodore Shulman’s guilty plea to charges of threatening pro-life leaders. “I was informed today that Theodore Shulman pleaded guilty to the charges of threatening pro-life leaders, myself included. I hope that his acceptance of personal responsibility for what he did, and his readiness to serve jail time for it,…

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Video: Christian students walk out on talk given by noted Homosexual columnist and Obama suppoter Dan Savage after he referred to the Bible as Bullshit

Video: Christian students walk out on talk given by noted Homosexual columnist and Obama suppoter Dan Savage after he referred to the Bible as Bullshit

I ran across this blog from Samuel Gonzales about Dan Savage and some remarks he said at a High School Journalism Convention. It got me to thinking and it prompted me to write these Notes on Slavery and Race I applaud the students that had the courage to walk out of the talk. As for the other students that cheered and applauded Mr. Savage’s anti-Christian remarks, well, we’ll just have to pray for them. Enjoy the blog Original Blog at…

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HOW I SPENT MY ALMOST SUMMER VACATION

HOW I SPENT MY ALMOST SUMMER VACATION

“Oh Lord, how excellent is Your name in all the earth!” Psalm 8 Friends, last week we talked about the ant, and how I spent one morning considering the ant (referring to the scripture in Proverbs). Well, this week, I’m blessed to have a few days away from airplanes and hotel rooms (not that I’m complaining because that is part of my vocation), and can look out at the beach every morning, and hear the waves every night.The beauty of…

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Fr. Pavone Welcomes News of Latest Lawsuit Against HHS Mandate

Fr. Pavone Welcomes News of Latest Lawsuit Against HHS Mandate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 8, 2012 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued the following statement today about the latest lawsuit to be filed against the HHS contraception mandate. “I congratulate Legatus for deciding to jump into the legal assault on the HHS Mandate. This brings the total to ten lawsuits, including that of Priests for Life. It is a strategic benefit to have various lawsuits in different parts of the country,…

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