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Month: July 2013

Priests for Life asks Legal Group to Pose Questions to Medical Examiner re Gosnell Babies

Priests for Life asks Legal Group to Pose Questions to Medical Examiner re Gosnell Babies

Philadelphia, PA — In anticipation of the public prayer vigil that Priests for Life will hold in front of the Medical Examiner’s office tomorrow morning, a letter is being sent this morning to the Philadelphia Medical Examiner by an attorney representing the Alliance Defending Freedom. The letter, sent at the request of Priests for Life and other leaders who have joined this effort, demands that the Medical Examiner’s office tell the public what is being done with the bodies of…

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Fr. Pavone Louds Texas Gov. Perry’s Signing of Pro-Life Low

Fr. Pavone Louds Texas Gov. Perry’s Signing of Pro-Life Low

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 18, 2013 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Staten Island, NY – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued the following statement today in support of Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s signing of a bill to prohibit almost all abortions after five months of pregnancy, regulate abortion clinics as ambulatory surgical centers, and require abortionists to have local hospital admitting privileges. “Governor Rick Perry and the Texas legislature have done what they were elected to…

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Dr. Alveda C. King: Judge by Content of Character, not Skin Color or Hoodies

Dr. Alveda C. King: Judge by Content of Character, not Skin Color or Hoodies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17, 2013 Contact: Leslie Palma Leslie@priestsforlife.org (347) 286-7277 While I salute the passion and creativity of artist Nikkolas Smith in reference to the image of MLK wearing a hoodie, I feel compelled to cry “foul, shame on you” to the media moguls and civil rights legends who want to stir up a controversy where there is none. I am not angered by the artistic expression. I am just plain hurt and saddened to see the message…

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Give God His Due In Trayvon/Zimmerman Saga

Give God His Due In Trayvon/Zimmerman Saga

Listen on audio HERE. Hello, I’m Dr. Alveda King, Director of African American Outreach for Priests for Life and Founder of Alveda King Ministries. This is 2013, summer, we’re about to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington and the famous “I Have a Dream” speech by my uncle, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. My father, Rev. A.D. King and my uncle, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., whom I call Uncle ML, worked together in the Civil Rights…

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Prayer Vigil for “Gosnell Babies” Friday in Philadelphia

Prayer Vigil for “Gosnell Babies” Friday in Philadelphia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 15, 2013 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, issued the following statement today regarding a prayer vigil planned for 10 a.m. Friday, July 19, outside the office of Philadelphia Medical Examiner Dr. Sam Gulino: “In the 2010 raid of the abortion clinic of Kermit Gosnell in Philadelphia, the remains of some 45 babies were found in jars, milk cartons, and other containers throughout the clinic and in the…

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Dr. Alveda King: “Grieved Over Strife Surrounding Zimmerman Verdict”

Dr. Alveda King: “Grieved Over Strife Surrounding Zimmerman Verdict”

For Immediate Release July 15, 2013 Contact: Leslie Palma Leslie@priestsforlife.org (347) 286-7277 “I believe that the verdict in the Zimmerman/Trayvon Martin Case further exposes a grievous and deep vein of disharmony and racial tension in our nation that can only be healed when people realize that every human being should be treated with dignity and respect,” says Dr. Alveda King, Director of African American Outreach for Priests for Life. “A trial like this causes public debate, and people have forgotten…

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Real Freedom Rides Save Babies

Real Freedom Rides Save Babies

Priests for Life launched Pro-Life Freedom Rides in 2010 to motivate and inspire Americans to stand for and protect the sanctity of life; to #Stand4Life; to promote and inform people about the sanctity of life and attacks on babies and their mothers. Now the abortion lobby wants to do an abortion rights freedom ride although they know full well that so called abortion rights kill babies and also hurt and sometimes kill their mothers. Reproductive rights and health are best…

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I #Stand4Life With Texas

I #Stand4Life With Texas

With the passage of HB2, a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks, in the Texas State House of Representatives, the bill now goes to the Senate where a vote should take place later this week or beginning of next week. In spite of State Senator Wendy Davis’ eleven hour filibuster the bill moves closer to approval after Texas Governor Rick Perry called a second special session in order to get pro-life legislation approved. I stand 4 life with…

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Priests for Life Stands With Texas!

Priests for Life Stands With Texas!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 9, 2013 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Three college students interning with the Priests for Life Youth Outreach Department are on the ground in Austin as the Texas Legislature prepares to vote today on an historic bill that would protect babies from abortion after 5 months into the pregnancy and require abortion clinics to be more diligent in protecting women. “We are starting to see chinks in the armor of the abortion industry as more and…

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America and Independence Day

America and Independence Day

“July 4, 2013 is America’s Independence Day, and still the babies are not free.” – Dr. Alveda C. King Acts 17:24, 26, 27 – God made the world and everything in it. He is Lord of Heaven and Earth. And He made of one blood, all nations of people to dwell on all the earth, and determined the places where they would live; that they should seek the Lord and find Him… In the United States, Independence Day, commonly known…

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