Is Abortion Really Safer than Childbirth?

In their efforts to legitimize and humanize a procedure that most people find unpalatable at best, pro‑abortionists often claim that abortion is much safer than childbirth. Let us examine the facts: is abortion safer than giving birth? The Pro-Abortion Argument For instance, the National Abortion Federation (a trade union for abortion mills) alleges, “Death occurs . . . Read more

The Birth Control Pill as Therapy

The moral doctrine of the Church judges human behavior, but is silent on chemical compounds.  Most people do not know that it is permissible for Catholic women to use the birth control pill under carefully defined conditions when the intent is not to impair their fertility. Sometimes a young woman will take the Pill for . . . Read more

Pro-Lifers are Pro-Woman

Abortion is often called the “pro-woman” choice. Pro-lifers find themselves accused of both “denying” women the right to choose and of being strictly pro-birth, not caring about what happens to the mother or child after birth. One of the many problems with these charges is the widely supported work of crisis pregnancy centers around the . . . Read more

The Risks of Abortion

The pro-choice movement has gone to great lengths to downplay the risks of abortion. According to NARAL Pro-Choice America, the number of deaths related to abortion has decreased to “near elimination” since its legalization in 1973, declining from 4.1 to 0.6 per 100,000 abortions between 1973 and 1997. Planned Parenthood Federation of America goes so . . . Read more

Anti-Life Initiatives Revealed in Ugandan Government and Hospitals

My recent mission to Gulu in Northern Uganda uncovered the shocking reality of the global anti-life agenda invading the Ugandan culture. Sadly, Uganda is under attack by pro-abortion organizations lobbying the government to open doors for legalized abortion — including Uganda’s Ministry of Health, which has been especially targeted. These abortion groups are now lobbying . . . Read more

Inspired by ASPAC, Filipino Mayor Declares City Pro-Life

SORSOGON CITY, Philippines — Mayor Sally Lee declared Sorsogon City a “Pro-Life City” on February 2, in honor of pro-life month in the Philippines. The executive order highlights pertinent provisions of the Philippine Constitution, which recognizes the sanctity of family life, the protection of the life of the mother and the life of the unborn . . . Read more