Honoring the life of a fellow pro-lifer who saved thousands of lives and made a difference

One blessing in doing pro–life and pro–family work around the world is that you meet the greatest human beings and Christians. In many ways they are all alike in their convictions, their opposition, their persecution, their problems, and, I might say, their consolations. — Father Paul Marx, Faithful for Life Human Life International and the . . . Read more

Contraception and its Deadly Consequences

“There is overwhelming evidence that contrary to what you might expect, the provision of contraception leads to an increase in the abortion rate.” – Fr. Paul Marx, founder of Human Life International Several years ago Ann Furedi, the former director of the British Pregnancy Advisory Service (BPAS), Britain’s largest abortion provider, made a shocking admission. . . . Read more

Mainstream media prints ‘fake news’ about HLI and the pro-life battle in El Salvador

‘Fake news.’ The term is everywhere these days. Sometimes it is abused, slapped on as a label for any news report with which a person happens to disagree, or that may even be mildly biased in one direction. Sadly, however, there are far too many cases where the glove fits. And one of those cases . . . Read more

Is the Pro-Life Movement Too Obsessed with Contraception, Abortion, Euthanasia, and the Attack against Marriage?

July 29, 2017 – Spirit and Life Introduction This week I am writing to you from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, on the eastern coast of Africa, where Dr. Brian Clowes and I are participating in HLI’s Anglophone Regional Conference. Maybe you have seen a few of my posts on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. We are . . . Read more

Teen Vogue crosses the line…and then some with its promotion of perverse sexual behavior

This week I write to you from Orlando, Florida where Dr. Brian Clowes and I are participating in the National Conference of Couples for Christ – Foundation for Family and Life (CFC-FFL). Prior to the conference and gathering of nearly a thousand participants, we provided an intensive three-day pro-life training for national and international leaders . . . Read more

Why the Pontifical Academy for Life Must Be Unapologetically Pro-Life

An Anglican ethicist who believes abortion should be legal up to 18 weeks of pregnancy has been appointed to the Pontifical Academy for Life (PAV) by Pope Francis. Many pro-life activists are very unhappy with the appointment. Austen Ivereigh has argued that such concerns are fundamentally ideological, rather than moral. The appointment of Rev. Nigel . . . Read more

The Cardinal is Right about Education

There can be no peace between Truth and error. Like most of HLI’s pro-life missionaries, I have experienced backlash even at our own events from those who disagree with Church teaching on contraception, abortion, marriage, homosexuality, conscience and euthanasia. Typically, they are simply ignorant of the issues due to poor catechesis and formation. We often . . . Read more

The Consequences of Not Telling the Truth

Why are so many Catholics afraid to uphold the Church’s moral doctrine? Based in the Word of God and codified by the Magisterium, the truths therein are essential to living in true freedom, and are offered to all. The Church isn’t, as even many Catholics seem to assume, just some social agency with rituals. “The . . . Read more