Christians as Salt, Leaven and Light to the World

“No one who lights a lamp conceals it with a vessel or sets it under a bed; rather, he places it on a lampstand so that those who enter may see the light.” — Luke 8:16 There is a moving scene in the novel The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. In it Fr. Zosima, a . . . Read more

Enough with the Blood Money

Most Americans do not support abortion after the baby can feel pain. Yet every day in parts of America babies may be aborted up to the 9th month. And as if those blood money profits were not enough, selling fetal body parts adds horror upon horror and continues to happen. But yesterday we saw a . . . Read more

HLI Gives Pro-Life Testimony in Puerto Rico

Background (HLI – Puerto Rico) Puerto Rico’s pro-abortionists were taken by surprise in May with the filing of Senate legislative bill 950 titled, “Law for the Protection of Women and Preservation of Life,” its purpose to set limits to reduce abortion access in the country. Given that Puerto Rico is a United States territory, the . . . Read more

A Catholic’s Role and Duty in the U.S. Mid-Term and All Elections

 “The people are called on to take an always larger part in the public life of the nation. This participation brings with it grave responsibilities. Hence the necessity for the faithful to have clear, solid, precise knowledge of their duties in the moral and religious domain with respect to their exercise of their civil rights, . . . Read more

Cote d’Ivoire Sliding into Abortion on Demand?

Urgency: The most powerful west African nation after Nigeria, the Cote d’Ivoire, is considering a radical draft bill that would make the current situation – abortion only permitted when two physicians certify the woman’s health is endangered – openly available across the country. As we speak, this bill is still in the draft and consultative . . . Read more

Beloved HLI Chaplain of Many Years Passes Away

For Immediate Release: September 11, 2018 Contact: Deborah M. Piroch, HLI PR Director Email: dpiroch@hli.org FRONT ROYAL, Virginia [September 11, 2018] – Father Frank Papa, S.O.L.T., J.C.D., beloved priest, friend and former chaplain to Human Life International, has passed away. Known for his Catholic orthodoxy, he spent almost ten years compassionately serving HLI and the . . . Read more

Irreparable Damage to Pro-Life & Family Causes Calls for Sanctification

By Their Fruits Ye Shall Know Them “The tree is made manifest by its fruit; so those that profess themselves to be Christians shall be recognized by their conduct.”  —Ignatius of Antioch, Epistle to the Ephesians 14 There are so many reasons to weep over the new revelations of sex abuse and other grave moral . . . Read more

There are Setbacks, but the Church Continues… Be Not Afraid

Mission to Mongolia “Go into all the world and preach the Gospel to every creature.” — Mark 16:15 “Therefore, go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit (Matthew 28:18) …. These words of the Divine Master are exemplified in . . . Read more

The Importance of Language in Changing the Culture

For nearly forty-five years Human Life International has been engaged in building a Culture of Life through education and activism. Though we have been blessed with success in many of our efforts, we have also faced numerous difficulties. One of these difficulties is one we share with all who defend life, faith and family: As . . . Read more

HLI on 2018’s Dublin World Meeting of Families

HLI Represents Life, Though WMF Ignored Referendum  Human Life International Ireland (HLI) was present at the 2018 Dublin World Meeting of Families (WMF), the first one organized by the new Dicastery for Laity, Family and Life of the Roman Curia and the Catholic Archdiocese of Dublin. Pope Francis came to conclude the event with a . . . Read more