What Links Contraception to Abortion? Read On.

Amina Khamis Juma is 22 years old and lives in Mbande-Kisewe, near Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. After delivering her first child in 2016, she was persuaded by her sisters to begin using contraception since the couple did not wish to have another child. Her sisters suggested using condoms, but they caused pain and discomfort, so . . . Read more

Mark Your Calendars: Come Observe the 25th International Day of Families!

For immediate release: May 1, 2019 Contact: Deborah M. Piroch Email: dpiroch@hli.org (Front Royal, VA) Dear Friends, Won’t you join us? On May 15th in New York City, Human Life International will be co-hosting a side event at the United Nations. Together with a coalition of other great pro-life, pro-family groups, we will be there to . . . Read more

Sri Lanka and Martyrdom

Amidst Suffering Martyrs Shine Like Sparks through Rubble At 8:45am on Easter Sunday, about 1000 Catholics were gathered to celebrate the resurrection of our Lord at St. Anthony’s Shrine in Colombo, Sri Lanka. That’s when the suicide bomber detonated his bomb. The explosion ripped through the church, killing dozens and injuring countless more. Many of . . . Read more

Planting the Providential Mustard Seed

“My interest in defending life and the family goes back to 2007, my first year in seminary. That [same] year, Human Life International’s regional director for Francophone Africa, George Wirnkar, came to speak at our seminary about current threats against human life, including: birth control, homosexuality, abortion, prostitution, AIDS etc. I was struck by the . . . Read more

“Unplanned” – A Film Review

Imagine being immersed in something so sinister and so evil that you can’t even see it. That’s exactly what happened to Abby Johnson, and Unplanned is her story of redemption. Based on her book of the same title, it’s playing now in theaters. The Plot (Possible Spoiler Alert) The movie opens with clinic director Abby . . . Read more

Talking About Pro-Life Progress

To claim the right to abortion, infanticide and euthanasia, and to recognize that right in law, means to attribute to human freedom a perverse and evil significance: that of an absolute power over others and against others. This is the death of true freedom: “Truly, truly, I say to you, every one who commits sin . . . Read more

Mexico Still Standing for Life

For those of us who are convinced of the intrinsic value of human life from conception, the present political and social scene in Mexico on the issue of abortion can best be described as “we are pro-life…sort of.” Majority of Mexicans Remain Pro-Life Given that earlier this month marked the first leftist government’s “International Day . . . Read more

HLI Miami Answers Anna’s Cry for Help

All in a Day’s Work For over a decade Human Life International Miami receives an average of one call, every day, from a woman in crisis pregnancy. Often times women call – despite the name “Vida Humana Internacional” (Human Life International) – and ask in Spanish if we can get them abortion-inducing drugs. Adriana Thurdekoos, . . . Read more