In her apparition to Sister Lucia on July 13, 1917, Our Lady of Fatima told her, “Russia will spread its errors throughout the world, raising up wars and persecutions against the Church. The good will be martyred, the Holy Father will have much to suffer, and various nations will be annihilated.” This statement has generally…

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Cardinal Carlo Caffarra – who died just a few weeks ago – revealed in 2008 that shortly after Pope John Paul II charged him with founding the Pontifical Institute for the Studies on Marriage and the Family he had written to Fatima visionary, Sr. Lucia, asking for her prayers. To his surprise, a few days…

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Galina Maslennikova

One blessing in doing pro–life and pro–family work around the world is that you meet the greatest human beings and Christians. In many ways they are all alike in their convictions, their opposition, their persecution, their problems, and, I might say, their consolations. — Father Paul Marx, Faithful for Life Human Life International and the…

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On August 7, 2017 at 2:45 am in Moscow’s Orthodox St. Alexei Hospital, 68-year-old Galina Maslennikova passed into eternal life. For more than 20 years Galina represented Human Life International (HLI) in Russia. A woman of deep faith and a great defender of life, she saved thousands from the violence of abortion. She started when…

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Blessed Virgin

These last few days in Rome have been both difficult and edifying. As leaders come together for the Rome Life Forum and today’s March for Life, there is both a certain sense of urgency and a shared sense of faith and trust in Our Lord. There is much to say here – far more than…

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(Zenit.org) – As I write this, a small band of pro-life missionaries is driving through the vast desolate plains of Siberia, on a historic pilgrimage across Asia and Europe. On June 14, the pilgrims left the port city of Vladivostok on the Pacific Coast of Russia with a replica of the famous icon of Our…

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“Striking unity of religious traditions and leaders” as historic “ocean to ocean” pilgrimage for life across Asia and Europe receives commitment from Catholic, Orthodox clergy and lay leaders FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 31, 2012 CONTACT: Stephen Phelan 540-622-5270 – SPhelan@hli.org – www.hli.org CZESTOCHOWA, Poland – On Saturday, January 28 in the Jasna Gora monastery, leaders…

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