HLI Marches for Life…Around the World

From East to West, North to South Every year Human Life International (HLI) walks aside other pro-lifers in marches for Life around the world, Belgium in Europe to Soroti, Uganda. The worldwide march for life movement is growing. One of the most impressive ones recently was in Argentina, where HLI-Argentina President, Dr. Oscar Botta, participated. . . . Read more

A great week for life…but we must go deeper

“There can be no true democracy without a recognition of every person’s dignity and without respect for his or her rights. Nor can there be true peace unless life is defended and promoted.” – St. John Paul II, Evangelium Vitae, 101 If St. John Paul II was right in Evangelium Vitae (and he most assuredly . . . Read more

HLI Shows Solidarity with France

“Choose life so that you may live.” (Deut 30:19)  “Christianity is the only religion that says, “Your model is a child,” the child of Bethlehem. When you have been taught to despise the child, there will be no more Christianity in this country.” — Servant of God, friend of Pope Saint John Paul II and famed French . . . Read more

Love Saves Lives

Marking the 45th Anniversary of Roe vs. Wade Each January 22, the tragic anniversary of the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion throughout all nine months of pregnancy, dioceses throughout the United States observe a Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of the Unborn. The General Instruction of the Roman . . . Read more

November 25th Marks Seventh of Austrian Marches for Life

Fighting for Austrian Babies Jugend für das Leben (“Youth for Life”) is the force behind all 2017 Austrian Marches for Life.  This year six demonstrations have already taken place in the following Austrian cities: Graz, Innsbruck, Salzburg, Linz, Klagenfurt and Dornbirn. The last March for Life this year will be held today, Saturday November 25th in the . . . Read more

Threats of Violence Cancel Swiss March for Life

This Weekend Cancelled This year’s eighth March for Life should be taking place September 17th, 2017. (The day prior was the March for Life in Berlin, Germany.) The occasion marks the 600th anniversary of the birth year of Switzerland’s patron saint, Niklaus von Flüe. Also, the event was to be located the central part of . . . Read more

Another Kind of Dictatorship Reveals the Truth in Albania

LEZHE, Albania — Shortly after Pope Francis had visited this country in 2014 with its “long path of suffering,” notably under the dictatorship of Enver Hoxha, I gave a talk in Lezhë, a mostly Catholic town in North-Western Albania. But my talk focused on another kind of dictatorship – the dictatorship of relativism and the . . . Read more

Still Marching, Still Building the Pro-Life Movement

I hope everyone who reads this participates in a local March for Life, or in the DC March if you are anywhere near the nation’s capital. I firmly believe it is extremely important that we show up in numbers that demand attention, even if the media is committed to ignoring this particular demand. I am . . . Read more

Marching for Life in Brussels

The terrible Brussels bombings were rightly given a great deal of coverage in the mass media and they were strongly denounced by all who had a voice. What was strange was that these opinion-makers and personalities don’t seem to perceive or don’t want to perceive the diabolical ideology that motivated the attacks. If the attacks . . . Read more