HLI Statement on 7th CMP “Dissection” Video, Call to Action

FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – August 19, 2015 – Following is a statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International, on the release of the 7th video from Center for Medical Progress presenting a graphic description of dismemberment of a small baby in a Planned Parenthood facility. “With each new video we see . . . Read more

Kazakhstan Celebrates Holiness of Life Week

Inspired by the HLI 18th Asia-Pacific Congress on Faith, Life and Family (ASPAC) held in Astana, Kazakhstan in September 2011, the Archdiocese of Astana has been hosting an annual “Holiness of Life Week.”  This year, it will be held on March 19-25, said Archbishop Tomash Peta, Archbishop of Astana, and the President of the Catholic . . . Read more

Tanzanian Advocate Faces Government Sanctions for Opposing Pro-Abortion Referendum

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – January 20, 2015 — “We are heading toward a gloomy future unless Tanzanians wake up to the harsh reality that the proposed constitution is the means by which the anti-life agenda is fully established,” said Emil Hagamu, regional director of English-speaking Africa for Human Life International. “The Tanzania government is doing all . . . Read more

Father Boquet Shares HLI Pro-Life Mission on EWTN Live

FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – (January 9, 2015) HLI President Father Shenan J. Boquet will join Father Mitch Pacwa on Wednesday night, January 14, for an insightful interview about Human Life International’s worldwide mission proclaiming the Gospel of Life.  As a special guest of EWTN Live, Father Boquet will discuss how HLI’s educational apostolate reaches thousands of people with the pro-life . . . Read more

The British Supreme Court Blundered in Scottish Midwives Case

It had the makings of a great and inspirational movie until the final scene. Two fearless Scottish midwives take on the government bureaucracy of the National Health Service and the powerful hospital that employs them on a matter of the highest principle. Our heroes, the perfectly-named Mary Doogan and Concepta Wood, scrape together the funds . . . Read more

Filipino Faithful Embrace Motherhood and Model for Life, Our Lady of Guadalupe

CEBU, Philippines — On the feast day of Our Lady of Guadalupe, a crowd of pregnant women and new mothers gathered for a healing Mass at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral. The pro-life event, sponsored by HLI Pilipinas under the direction of country director Rene Bullecer, MD, emphasized the crucial role of motherhood and the gift . . . Read more

Tanzania Proposed Constitution Promotes Population Control

The Tanzania government’s new proposed constitution has been heavily influenced by NGOs that promote contraceptives and abortion rights, says Emil Hagamu, director of English-speaking Africa for Human Life International. He and other pro-life leaders are calling attention to problematic new passages in the proposed constitution, which is scheduled for a popular vote on April 30, . . . Read more

Meeting of the Madonnas Promote Unity for the Faithful to Defend Life, Marriage, and Family

TEPEYAC HILL, Mexico – An historic meeting of the Madonnas took place on the grounds of the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe near Tepeyac Hill this week. The traditional Christian icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa, on a worldwide pilgrimage in defense of life and family, visited the holiest of Catholic shrines in Mexico, . . . Read more

Midwest Pregnancy Center First to Offer RU-486 Abortion Reversal to Save Babies

Dr. Karla Polaschek, FACOG, Medical Director of the Women’s Choice Center and HLI Board Member, saves babies using new hormone treatment protocol. Area women who change their mind after beginning a medical abortion now have an attempted reversal treatment available that has been successful in saving many babies. On November 17, 2014 the Women’s Choice Center of the Quad-Cities became the . . . Read more

Black Madonna Covers 50,000 Miles, Concludes U.S. Prayer Campaign

PHOENIX, Arizona – November 3, 2014 –Logging some 50,000 miles across North America in defense of life, the Black Madonna recently concluded a 14-month global prayer pilgrimage in Phoenix, Arizona. An outdoor Mass attended by 1,000 faithful was held on Saturday, November 1, 2014, at Our Lady of Czestochowa parish in Phoenix, Arizona. The culminating . . . Read more