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Month: February 2016

Silent No More Files Friend-of-the-Court Brief in Texas Abortion Case

Silent No More Files Friend-of-the-Court Brief in Texas Abortion Case

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 11, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 The Silent No More Awareness Campaign, a joint project of Priests for Life and Anglicans for Life, has filed an amicus brief in support of the state of Texas in Whole Woman’s Health vs. Hellerstedt. The case concerns legislation enacted in Texas in 2013 that call for abortionists to have admitting rights in hospitals within 30 miles of their abortion clinics, and for those clinics to be regulated as ambulatory…

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Priests for Life launches “SupremeCourtVictory.com” Prayer Campaign Continues Against HHS Mandate

Priests for Life launches “SupremeCourtVictory.com” Prayer Campaign Continues Against HHS Mandate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February 10, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Priests for Life has launched a new web domain for its prayer campaign for success at the United States Supreme Court. SupremeCourtVictory.com will lead visitors ten prayers that focus on various aspects of religious freedom, and the need for the People of God to defend that freedom against the unjust “HHS Mandate”, based on Obamacare. This mandate tries to force groups like Priests for Life to…

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Media advisory: Reporting on Zubik vs. Burwell Supreme Court Case Against HHS Mandate

Media advisory: Reporting on Zubik vs. Burwell Supreme Court Case Against HHS Mandate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February 8, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK — As a service to reporters and media outlets covering the Supreme Court case of Zubik vs. Burwell, we have listed here again the seven cases that have been consolidated. On November 6, 2015, the Supreme Court granted certiorari to the following cases challenging the HHS mandate, and consolidated them. The Court listed them here in the order in which they reached the Supreme Court: (ORDER LIST:…

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Fr. Pavone: House Vote an Endorsement for Child Killing

Fr. Pavone: House Vote an Endorsement for Child Killing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February 2, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone today expressed dismay at the unsuccessful House vote to override President Obama’s veto of the bill to defund Planned Parenthood and repeal key sections of Obamacare. “Make no mistake, those Members of Congress who voted to uphold the President’s veto also voted to endorse the killing of over 300,000 unborn babies a year by Planned Parenthood,” said Fr. Pavone. “When a business like…

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Informed Consent Bill Called “good first step for Kentucky”

Informed Consent Bill Called “good first step for Kentucky”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February 2, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 NEW YORK – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, today praised the Kentucky legislature for passing its first pro-life legislation in years and urged Governor Matt Bevin to sign the measure that would amend the state’s informed consent for abortion law. “It’s encouraging that after years and years of blocking any and all pro-life legislation passed by the State Senate, the Kentucky House has approved a…

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Scary Politics : A defining moment

Scary Politics : A defining moment

As we prepare to vote in upcoming elections, let’s take a moment to reflect on scary politics. It never fails, in times of politics, war and other uncertainties, some people forget God and turn to human reasoning, politicians, and yes to familiar oppression without knowing the truth. “When Pharaoh finally let the people go… God said, “If the people are faced with a battle, they might change their minds and return to Egypt.” — Exodus 13:17 NLT How many “conservative”…

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Supreme Court to Argue Priests for Life Case March 23

Supreme Court to Argue Priests for Life Case March 23

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1, 2016 Contact: Leslie Palma 347-286-7277 Prayer Rally set in Front of Court Priests for Life will be in the US Supreme Court for oral arguments on Wednesday, March 23 in the case of Priests for Life vs. HHS. On that day, Priests for Life will hold a prayer rally in front of the steps of the Supreme Court, and invites all who are in favor of life and religious freedom to join them. There will…

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