Tag: Pro-Life

Polls show big support for conscience protections for health care workers

Polls show big support for conscience protections for health care workers

| September 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

An overwhelming majority of Americans — 83% — said they support conscience protection rights for health care professionals because they should not be forced to perform procedures against their moral beliefs.

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Smith says abortion survivor bill is ‘pro-child, human rights’ measure

Smith says abortion survivor bill is ‘pro-child, human rights’ measure

| September 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

At a Sept. 10 hearing on the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, Rep. Chris Smith, R-New Jersey, said the U.S. House “needs to vote now and approve this humane, pro-child, human rights legislation.”

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Australian pro-life leaders organize to block bill legalizing abortion

Australian pro-life leaders organize to block bill legalizing abortion

| Catherine Sheehan | August 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Thousands of pro-life supporters demonstrated in the streets of the Australian capital, expressing their opposition to a bill in the New South Wales state parliament that would permit abortion until birth for any reason.

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Opinion on abortion’s legality unchanged; some shifting within groups

Opinion on abortion’s legality unchanged; some shifting within groups

| Mark Pattison | August 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

While a survey of more than 54,000 Americans showed little change in their attitudes between 2014 and 2018 on the legality of abortion, researchers detected movement in many demographic groups, Catholics included.

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Pro-life groups’ campaign provides items to mothers, babies at border

Pro-life groups’ campaign provides items to mothers, babies at border

| Elizabeth Bachmann | July 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

Shoelaces, rosaries, diapers, shampoo, Chapstick, baby wipes, water. Basic things that affirm one’s humanity. These are the items that the #Bottles2TheBorder campaign fought to provide for immigrant mothers and their babies as they crossed into America.

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Louisiana governor says he’ll sign newly approved ‘heartbeat bill’

Louisiana governor says he’ll sign newly approved ‘heartbeat bill’

Louisiana’s Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Catholic, said he will sign into law a measure that makes nearly all abortions illegal in the state once the fetal heartbeat is detected, which could be as early as six weeks.

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Missouri could become first state where no abortions can be performed

Missouri could become first state where no abortions can be performed

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has told Planned Parenthood officials it will not renew its St. Louis clinic’s license expiring May 31 unless the clinic makes changes to comply with various state health regulations.

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Missouri’s new law called ‘giant step forward’ for pro-life movement

Missouri’s new law called ‘giant step forward’ for pro-life movement

With Missouri Gov. Mike Parson signing into law a bill that bans abortions on or beyond the eighth week of pregnancy, the state’s lawmakers” have taken a giant step forward for the pro-life movement,” said St. Louis Archbishop Robert J. Carlson.

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Supreme Court allows fetal burials, rejects abortion limits in Indiana

Supreme Court allows fetal burials, rejects abortion limits in Indiana

| Carol Zimmermann | May 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Supreme Court weighed in on two different aspects of Indiana abortion laws May 28.

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All children deserve a home, pope says, encouraging adoption

All children deserve a home, pope says, encouraging adoption

With so many children in the world needing a good home and so many couples unable to have children, there must be a way to make adoption easier and less costly, Pope Francis said.

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Alyssa Milano’s #SexStrike highlights what the Church has taught all along

Alyssa Milano’s #SexStrike highlights what the Church has taught all along

| St. Louis Review | May 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Objecting to the passage of a sweeping pro-life bill in Georgia, actress Alyssa Milano recently took to Twitter to urge women to stop having sex until “we get bodily autonomy back.”

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What if every life were precious?

What if every life were precious?

| Greg Erlandson | May 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

When Alabama’s governor, Kay Ivey, signed the nation’s most restrictive abortion bill into law, she gave this simple explanation.

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