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Swiss Organ Donation Controversially Redefined

Organ Donation Highly Controversial This week a Swiss law redefining organ donation went into effect. The change, criticized by Human Life International Switzerland, the Union of Catholic Swiss Physicians, the Swiss Hippocratic Society and the Swiss Society for Bioethics, redefines clinical death as occurring after a mere five [...]

By |2020-01-22T09:19:36-05:00November 17th, 2017|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , , |
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Irish Threat to Pro-Life Counseling Centers

Attempts to Undermine Constitutionally Guaranteed Freedom of Conscience HLI Ireland reported that Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Irish Parliament in Dublin, would debate a bill Wednesday, November 14, 2017, aimed at shutting down pregnancy pro-life counseling networks. The proposed change is to section 4(1) of the Principal Act. Deputy Louise [...]

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St. Gerard Majella Meets Savita Halappanavar

Remembering Savita Halapannavar The Catholic Church commemorates the dead throughout the month of November. As the prayer reads, "Grant them eternal rest, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. " It is an apt time to recall the sad passing of those who have gone before, including 31-year-old [...]

By |2019-11-14T21:36:47-05:00November 3rd, 2017|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , |
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Abortion Just Got Scarier in Great Britain

RU-486 is on the Rise, Taking Place of Surgical Abortion Clinic Pro-Life Chain We’ve heard over and over how abortion numbers in the United States are decreasing. Surgical abortions, that is. The Washington Post, hardly a pro-life publication, reported abortions tanked 25% between 2008 and 2014. What no [...]

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Contraception Leads to More Abortions

While we need a variety of pro-life groups hacking away at the anti-life monster, it is enormously futile and indeed grossly shortsighted to overlook the chief source of baby-killing, which is contraception. ~ Father Paul Marx, OSB I’ve written before about the link between contraception and abortion: statistically, contraception use actually [...]

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Prayer Makes Abortion Visible

Lebenszentrum Salzburg Marks 200th Prayer Vigil Auxiliary Bishop Andreas Laun with Iris and Joannes Bucher of HLI Affiliate Lebenszentrum Salzburg Human Life International (HLI) Affiliate, Lebenszentrum Salzburg (LZ), just held its 200th prayer vigil in Salzburg, Austria. This monthly vigil marks one of the so-called "Vigil 2000" prayer [...]

By |2019-11-14T21:56:38-05:00October 17th, 2017|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , |
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Perpetual Adoration Healing Romania

HLI Romanian Adoration Chapel Celebrates 11th Anniversary The pronounced spiritual benefits of perpetual adoration before the Blessed Sacrament are infinite. And Adoration is helping to heal Romania. Human Life International’s (HLI) Romanian Affiliate, led by Gerda Chisarau, hosts a perpetual adoration chapel which will celebrate its 11th anniversary this September [...]

By |2020-01-30T18:37:55-05:00September 13th, 2017|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , |