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 dpiroch@hli.org   (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 – dpiroch@hli.org 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 – dpiroch@hli.org 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

HLI Co-hosts Event with Holy See on Rural Women and Girls at U.N.

“Promoting the Integral Development of Rural Women and Girls in Africa in the Era of Ideological Colonization” To be held during the 62nd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women UN HQ Conference Room 4 March 19, 2018 • 11:30 am to 12:45 pm March 19th the Holy See, along with Human Life . . . 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

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

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

Midwest Pregnancy Center First with RU-486 Abortion Reversal

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