The Passing of Larry Jacobs, Longtime Friend and Partner of HLI

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 2, 2018 Contact: Deborah M. Piroch, Director of Public Relations   (Front Royal, VA) – Human Life International (HLI), a longtime friend and partner of the World Congress of Families (WCF), is deeply saddened to hear of the death of Managing Director, Larry Jacobs. Larry died suddenly and unexpectedly . . . Read more

Alfie Evans Has Entered the Father’s House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 26, 2018 Contact: Deborah M. Piroch Director of PR – Front Royal, VA – Human Life International’s global pro-life family was saddened to learn of Alfie Evans’ death earlier today. We extend to Kate, Tom and their family our condolences and assurance of continued prayer. This is a tragic ending . . . Read more

Official Statement on Alfie Evans

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 26, 2018  Contact: Deborah M. Piroch Director of PR – Front Royal, VA – Father Shenan J. Boquet, President of Human Life International, today expressed grave disappointment and concern over the tragic situation affecting the precious life of Alfie Evans by Alder Hey Hospital and the British State. “This innocent . . . Read more

Southern State Passes Earliest Abortion Limit in U.S.

Mississippi Marks International Women’s Day Front Royal, VA, March 15, 2018 – HLI lauds Mississippi for Passing Gestational Age Act Mississippi’s Gestational Age Act, or Bill 1510, has now been signed by Governor Phil Bryant. The law takes effect immediately. Banning abortion after 15 weeks, it is the earliest state abortion limit in the United . . . Read more

HLI Responds to Attack on Pro-Family Groups

FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – March 17, 2017 – Following is a statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International, in response to attacks on pro-family organizations C-Fam and the Heritage Foundation for their inclusion in the U.S. delegation to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women meetings. Below the statement . . . Read more

On the Passing of Norma McCorvey

Following is a statement from HLI president Father Shenan J. Boquet on the passing of Norma McCorvey, a pro-life advocate who is best known as the plaintiff in the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case that legalized abortion throughout the United States. She died in an assisted living home in Katy, Texas. “The entire . . . Read more

HLI Helps Launch Game-Changing International Abortion Report

FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – January 24, 2017 – Human Life International’s Dr. Brian Clowes has joined several other experts on a distinguished panel to officially release the “Abortion Worldwide Report: 100 Countries, 1 Century, 1 Billion Babies.” The event, hosted by Family Research Council and Global Life Campaign, was held today at FRC’s Washington DC . . . Read more

HLI Statement on the Passing of Father Michael Scanlan

FRONT ROYAL, Virginia | January 7, 2016 | Following is a statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International, on the passing of Father Michael Scanlan, president emeritus of Franciscan University of Steubenville. Fr. Scanlan died early in the morning on January 7. “We join the many around the world today mourning . . . Read more

HLI Statement on the Lepanto Institute’s Latest CRS Report

FRONT ROYAL, Virginia — October 17, 2016. Media contact: Stephen Phelan | A report published today by the Lepanto Institute shows “that in a federally-funded program conducted between 2006 and 2010, CatholicRelief Services received and facilitated the delivery of 2.25 million units of contraception in the Democratic Republic of Congo. … The documents further . . . Read more

HLI Statement on the Passing of Mother Angelica

Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International With the passing of Mother Angelica, we have lost a fearless defender of the Gospel of Life. She mentored and inspired countless pro-lifers throughout the years with her candor, laughter, courage, and personal witness to the transforming power of Jesus Christ. When she said, “We are . . . Read more